May 16th 2018
The Chair: Rethinking Culture, Body & Design
@ The Richard H. Driehaus Museum
40 E Erie St, Chicago, IL 60611
Opening Wednesday, May 16th, from 12PM - 3PM
American adults, on average, sit between nine to 10 hours per day. This lively discussion will focus on the sociological development of chair design and its relationship to the body, posture, and ergonomics. Dr. Galen Cranz of the University of California, Berkeley teaches social and cultural approaches to architecture and urban design, she is also the author of The Chair: Rethinking Culture, Body & Design.
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