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Design by Formway Design Studio, 2002.
By Knoll.

With intuitive adjustments, a slim silhouette and broad color and finish palette, Life sets the standard for ergonomics and innovative design. The advanced control automatically adjusts to the weight of the body, providing personalized and effortless ergonomic support. Its control levers are intuitively placed, easy-to-use and unobtrusive. Rated Sustainable Gold under the SMaRT® Consensus Sustainable Product Standard, Life exemplifies Knoll's steadfast commitment to the environment. The Life High Performance Chair is offered with a Knitted Seat Topper and standard suspension back.

Life's stellar features include: a flexing back frame that follows the user's movements and ensures constant full back support; synchronized recline with auto-balanced tension; knit back suspension fabric in 14 colors; a flexing seat pan with waterfall edge and 4" sliding seat depth allows for proper circulation, supports perched postures and eliminates the need for thick foam upholstery; breathable seating and back support; high performance arms that easily adjust to support user and task with 4" height, 2.5" width and 3" and fore and aft movement. Made with minimal materials, recyclable and sustainable wherever possible. Winner of Best of NeoCon Gold Award for Seating: Desk/Workstation Task Chairs, 2002. Winner IIDEX for Office Seating and Sustainable Design, 2002. Winner Good Design Award, Chicago Athenaeum, 2003.

Customize your Life High Performance Chair with one of two base finish options, then select your Caster option, Back Suspension Fabric (available in 14 colors) and Knitted Seat Topper (available in 9 colors).

  • H 38.5-43.75" W 26.5" D 24.5" Base Dia 26" Seat H 16-21.5" Arm H 22-31.5"
Aluminum, steel and plastic
Manufacturer Information
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Item Number
KNOLL-55P-3 55P-3