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Niels Diffrient:
Niels Diffrient überdenkt das Sitzen

TED2002 · 17:20 · Filmed Feb 2002
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Designerlegende Niels Diffrient erzählt aus seinem Leben im Industriedesign (und warum er Designer statt Jetpilot wurde). Er schildert seine Mission, den Bürostuhl vollständig zu überdenken, indem er von einem grundlegenden Datensatz ausgeht: dem menschlichen Körper.

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Design legend Niels Diffrient is the creator of the Freedom Chair, a radical rethink of the way we sit today. Throughout his career, he's been a pioneer of ergonomic design — studying the human body (in all its shapes and sizes) and how to make it comfortable. Full bio
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