#herman-miller Stories

DESIGNER OF THE DAY
Designer of the Day: Gabriel Tan

A former navy man who found his calling in industrial design, Gabriel Tan started out by founding...

CULTURE CLUB
A Sunny Picnic to Celebrate Charles and Ray Eames

On Sept. 17, Herman Miller hosted an intimate preview of the new Herman Miller x HAY Collection at...

DESIGN
Your Next Aeron Chair Will Be Made of Marine Plastics

Herman Miller will start producing its best-selling task chair with ocean-bound plastics sourced...

BUSINESS OF DESIGN
Herman Miller and Knoll Complete Merger, Become MillerKnoll

A few months after Herman Miller announced a $1.8 billion merger with Knoll, the two heritage...

DESIGN
A New Collaborative Aims to Increase Diversity in Design

Herman Miller Group has teamed with dozens of major design companies to launch the Diversity in...

Business of Design
Herman Miller Is Merging With Knoll For $1.8 Billion

Looking to take advantage of workplace renovations and restructurings as the pandemic eases,...

Gaming
A 7,000-Seat Stadium Reveals Esports’ Real Place In Design

Designed by Populus, the multipurpose structure whose roof resembles a turtle shell is slated for...

Business of Design
Why Gaming Is The Furniture Industry’s Next Booming Market

Game participation in the U.S. is at an all time high— in terms of participation, time and...

Design Dose
The Best Designed Gifts of 2020

The annual Surface gift guide is here to bring beauty to your holiday festivities in the strangest...

DESIGN
Herman Miller Is Leaning Into Remote Working

Responding to a 300 percent increase in individual task chair sales, the heritage furniture brand...

Surface Shops
The Absolute Best Furniture for Your Possibly Theoretical $1 Million Infinity Pool

Daybeds that look like spaceships and jaw-dropping lounges—the wildest luxury outdoor furniture...

Surface Shops
Six New Coffee Table-Worthy Books We’re Obsessed With Right Now

With a new season upon us, it's time to update your rotation.

Surface Shops
Seven Stylish Chairs You’ll Actually Want to Sit In

Chairs with unquestionable cred and proper lumbar support.

The Legacy Issue
Detroit: City of the Past, City of Tomorrow

Detroit has a storied design history full of monumental midcentury figures. Now, a new class of...

Survey
Seven Iconic Home Accessories No Design Obsessive Should Be Without

Smart home accents that add timelessness and legacy to any space.

WORDPLAY
Manhattan’s Starrett-Lehigh Building Is Covered in Fake Furniture

Our CEO points to a problem that pervades real-estate projects around the world: originality.

Survey
All Work (And Some Play)

Our favorite furniture for the modern office balances privacy and community.

News
Design Dispatch: June 14, 2017

Our daily take on the world through the lens of design.

Design
Best of NeoCon 2017

Our selection of this year’s breakthrough releases from the annual design showcase at Chicago’s

Retail
What to Expect When a Powerhouse Design Trio Bonds

Scholten & Baijings, Maharam, and Herman Miller debut the Colour Form sofa group.

Design
The Resurrection of a Movable Furniture Collection

A Pierre Paulin residential project for Herman Miller proved to be ahead of its time.