Herman Miller Design Festival held at Bangalore

Image 1This year ‘Reach’, a Herman Miller design festival entered India after traveling to Beijing, Manila, and Melbourne. The event was held in Shangri-La Hotel, Bangalore. The design festival aims to connect the design community in each city, and brings together thought leaders to celebrate the power of design. This year the focus was on issues that affect businesses on workspace strategy and design. An exciting line-up of international and regional designers, speakers and insight leaders gave thought provoking presentations and shared their experiences at the event. Some of the designers who presented at the event included: Richard Stevens, Creative Director, Forpeople; Steve Frykholm , Vice President, Creative Design, Herman Miller; Eames Demetrios, Director, Eames Office and Jack Wang, Head of R+D, POSH Design Lab. Amongst the varied innovative furniture collection displayed at the event was the Activity Chair designed by POSH Design Lab (PDL), featuring a weight-sensitive mechanism that responds to your body automatically and delivers comfort in an instant. Also, on display was the Optimis Desking System, a unique desk solution with an open source platform for paper accessories; T2, a smart desk combining an App driven digital experience; Exclave offering a broad range of applications that include mobile accessories like white boards, pin boards, technology and video conferencing support that hang up on modular rails, and more.

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