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Born in 1936 in St. Louis, USA
Died in 2006 in Rochester, USA


. had his bachelor's degree in Fİne Arts at University of Illinois,
. studied and taught at the University fo Wisconsin- Madison's Environmental Design Center in the 60s,
. founded the industrial design studio William Stumpf + Associates in the early 70s,
. had a specific objective to instill his ergonomic knowledge and theory in support of office workers and their work which has led the first ergonomic work chair Ergon Chair manufactured by Herman Miller,
. designed the cutting-edge Equa and iconic Aeron chairs in collaboration with Don Chadwick,
. joined forces with Jeff Weber and formed Stumpf, Weber + Associates in 1999.


Awards:

. Best of NeoCon Silver, Ergonomic Desk/Task Seating, for Embody, 2009
. Cooper-Hewitt National Design Awards, Product Design winner, 2006
. Time magazine, Design: Best of the Decade for Equa chair, 1990
. IBD Gold Award for Ethospace interiors, 1985
. IBD Gold Award for Equa chair, 1984
. ID magazine "Designer of the 70s," 1979
. ASID Award for Ergon seating, 1976


Famous Works:

Ergon Chair for Herman Miller, 1976
Ethospace Office System for Herman Miller, 1984
Equa2 Chair for Herman Miller with Don Chadwick, 1984
Aeron Chair for Herman Miller with Don Chadwick, 1992
Embody Chair for Herman Miller with Jeff Weber, 2006
Envelop Desk for Herman Miller with Jeff Weber,introduced in 2009

Website(s):
- www.studioweber.net

Bill Stumpf Products in Designpedia

Ethospace
[1980-1989]

Ergon
[1970-1979]

Envelop
[2000-2009]

Embody
[2000-2009]

Aeron
[1990-1999]

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