World Chair

Designed by Neils Diffrient for Humanscale
A mechanism-free recline action and all-mesh seating combine to deliver Humanscale's most intuitive and user-friendly task chair. The Diffrient World Chair represents the ultimate simplicity in an affordable, high-performance task chair and sets an exciting new bar in sustainable task seating design.
Made from just eight major parts and weighing only 14kg, the World Chair's major innovation is its mechanism-free recline action, which leverages the chair's frame and the laws of physics to provide automatic, balanced support throughout the full range of recline. It's tri-panel backrest hugs the body to provide tailor-made lumbar support, while its mesh seat eliminates contact stress under the thighs.




Self-adjusting recline.

Pivoting backrest.

Form-sensing mesh provides lumbar support.

Optional arms - adjustable or fixed.

Optional foot ring.


660W x 610D x 400/500SH x 930/1030H mm


ex stock / 8 weeks


Non-stretch mesh in a diverse selection of styles and colours.

Frame available in black and white.


5 year