In our second report from the Spectrum 2002 exhibition, we focus on ideas for seating.While the office remains a significant market, public seating is increasingly combining elegance with toughness, and some garden seating is escaping its poor-relation image
For a long sit-down - up to 6.2m - Aero seating comprises extruded aluminium sections on a space frame.Designed by Lievore-Altherr-Molina, made by Sellex in Spain, it is distributed by Chorus . ( 0 8673 9777 * hard@howeuk. co. uk
New Wave workstations from Intofrom include the Wingdesk, with locking castors, and the TT trolley, a self-contained mobile PC trolley and monitor support. ( 476 347777 * post@intoform. ltd. uk 8 ww. intoform. co. uk
The Modern Garden Company's Solo Mio lounger is framed in powder-coated mild steel, with a plastic mesh sling.Available in a range of colours.The designers are the YDF (the Young Designers Factory) from Italy. ( 279 851900 * fo@moderngarden. co. uk 8 www. moderngarden. co. uk
Launched at Spectrum 2002, Standup is new street furniture from Wales & Wales.This stainlesssteel range includes seating, bollards, litter bins, cycle racks and tables. ( 825 872764 * info@walesandwales. com 8 www. walesandwales. com
These dining chairs are from the Loom collection, designed by Ross Lovegrove.The range is made from aluminium and stainless-steel framing and mesh surfaces of paper-coated wire, finished for outdoor use.Contact details as Solo Mio above.
Kasper Salto designed the B2 chair for Fredericia Furniture of Denmark for dining and conference use. It is available in cherry, maple or oak with steam-bent back staves.
( 0045 7592 3344 * es@fredericia. com 8 www. fredericia. com