Chair that gives refuge from noisy environments

Helen SandersonQuiet productsLeave a Comment

Lovely piece of furniture design by SF studio Mike & Maaike. The aim is to help reduce ambient noise and distractions. I’d love to see this type of seating bringing more calm to public buildings everywhere. http://www.dezeen.com/2013/06/10/windowseat-lounge-by-mike-maaike/

Atmosphere for healing as Brian Eno unveils his latest project …

Helen Sandersonmulti-faith spaces, Prayer rooms, Quiet RoomsLeave a Comment

Just a few months back Selfridges installed an in-store ‘silence room’, a jostle free zone where shouting and mobile phones are strictly off limits, in an effort to help people relax and rejuvenate. Now, respected artist and producer, Brian Eno, who has spent decades guiding some of the biggest names in the music business, has designed an ambient ‘healing room’ … Read More