Smart Task Chair by Humanscale

Designed by Niels Diffrient

The Smart chair is an intelligent mesh task chair with a striking linear aesthetic that complements any environment.

Engineered to provide automatic lumbar support for every user, as well as simplicity and ease of use, Smart offers comfort, style and flexibilit using Humanscale’s revolutionary Form-Sensing Mesh Technology and mechanism-free recline for perfect support for every user.  Smart automatically adjusts to each sitter and provides perfect support to any posture.

Non-stretch, tri-panel backrest provides instant, extraordinary comfort and lumbar support

Automatic weight-sensitive recline ergonomically accommodates users without the clumsy interference of external devices or mechanisms for ultimate ease of use

Shaped seat cushions are carefully sculpted to fit the body’s contours to enhance ergonomic comfort

Optional, high-performance armrests move forward and backward, as well as inward and outward

Size-adjustable design fits more than 95% of the population

Recycled content: 16% post-consumer, 14% pre-consumer

Weight 15.4kg

15 Year Warranty, 5 year warranty on textiles and mesh

Weight Rating up to 136 kg


The Smart task chair is stocked in two finishes

Black Frame / Black Mesh with Arms

Grey Frame / Grey Mesh with polished aluminium trim, with arms

*Other options and finishes are available upon request


673mmW x 673mmD x 1016mm-1138mmH



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Humanscale is a leading designer and manufacturer of ergonomic products that improve the health and comfort of work life.

Their award-winning office solutions, including self-adjusting seating, sit/stand desks, monitor arms and task lighting, inspire movement and support the user in every posture.

The Humanscale Design Studio, based in New York City, abides by the philosophy that good design achieves more with less. Function, simplicity, and longevity, and sustainability are at the core of all our designs. When thinking through the design and manufacturing of each product, they carefully consider the materials and resources used, in aim of creating an overall Net Positive impact.

Known for their history of collaboration with the legendary designer Niels Diffrient, designer of many of Humanscale’s task chairs, including the iconic Freedom chair – the first self-adjusting chair without manual knobs or levers.

Their innovations have been honoured with more than 200 prestigious awards since 2007 and featured in various museums, such as the Museum of Modern Art.

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