Looking at the Sheru chair by Walter Knoll

A beautiful reinvention of the shell chair
A minimal design offering maximum comfort. Sheru, meaning “shell” in Japanese, showcases beauty in design and excellence in craftsmanship. The ergonomic shape has been rethought from every angle, to create a new seating experience.



The Austrian design trio EOOS is the creative force behind Sheru. Together with CEO of Walter Knoll, Markus Benz, the designers talk about the development of the new chair, which began by abandoning everything they knew about upholstery technology.



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