IN QUIET, SHADED PUBLIC PARKS, PASSERS-BY CAN REMAIN SITTING ON BENCHES FOR A LONG TIME.
comfort and real
conducive to relaxation, as well as open and welcoming backrests are invitations to take
In these peaceful places, choice will alternate between sun and shade to match the seasons.
Equipment varies too: long benches, with ample seats, are meeting points in busy places.
With or without armrests, chairs remove the barriers between public and private spaces. Optional armrests provide help in getting up, enhance comfort and are a way of individualizing seats. A single armrest at the end of a bench can be an invitation for a siesta-like layback moment.