Nia

Haworth

By Haworth Design Studio & brodbeck design

Traditional task chairs contrast the increasingly residential-themed workplace aesthetic. Nia with it’s slim upholstered profile and concealed mechanisms finally creates a chair that compliments this aesthetic without compromising performance.

Nia overview

The ideal work environment for tomorrow’s knowledge worker provides support where it’s needed and freedom where it’s wanted. Designed to support activity during the workday, Nia offers the rich comfort of a lounge chair with the precise engineering of a performance task chair – it combines comfort, performance and aesthetics in one product. Its slim design hides a smart mechanism that, extensive testing has shown, provides remarkable comfort however you sit in it.

The world of work is constantly changing
Office spaces have become more and more versatile to accommodate different tasks and behaviours of changing workforces. Flexible working practices have increased the number and variety of non-assigned workspaces and added complexity to workspace design.

Traditional vs Agile Work
Agile workers don’t want to spend time adjusting the task chair they only spend a few hours in. The ideal work environment for tomorrow’s knowledge worker provides support where it's needed and freedom where it’s wanted.

Nia. The First Active Seating Chair
Nia is designed to blend the style and comfort of lounge chair with the performance of a task chair, creating a solution for many different work settings, from meeting/conference rooms, focus work areas and collaboration zones.

    • Freedom as wanted, support as needed
    • Simple, intuitive adjustment
    • Smart and unique patented mechanism
    • Supports a wide variety of postures
    • Fits to a broad range of work settings
    • Award - iF Design

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Online Configurator

Create your ideal model, tailoring the options and finishes to your tastes.

Side by side

Weight capacity

Pneumatic height

Seat forward tilt

Seat depth adjust

Seat Pad

Armrests

Recline Mechanism

Tension control

Back Stop/ Lock

Height-adjustable Lumbar

Assymetric Lumbar Adjustment

Recycled Content

Recyclability

GreenGuard Certificate

GreenGuard Gold Certificate

NF Environment

Quality Office Certificate

FEMB level® Certification

Nia

< 120 kg

41 - 53 cm

n/a

n/a

Standard / Fire Resistant

Fixed, 1D

Automatic weight/tension synchro

n/a

Lock in front and 4 back stop position

n/a

n/a

28%

< 93%

n/a

n/a

Level 3

Design Your Own

Soji

< 120kg

40 - 52cm

+64mm

Standard / Fire Resistant

4D, NPR, 1D, Fixed

3 point synchro

n/a

Lock in front position and movement backward

n/a

32%

<100%

n/a

n/a

Level 3

Lively

< 120 kg

40 - 52 cm

+60mm

Standard / Fire Resistant Ergonomic

3D, NPR

Automatic weight/tension synchro

Fine tune

Lock in front and 3 back stop position

n/a

14%

< 100%

Level 3

Zody

< 150 kg

41 - 53 cm

+70mm

Standard / Fire Resistant Technogel Soft Lite

4D

3 point synchro

Standard

Lock in front and 5 back stop position

PAL™

29%

< 99%

Level 3