November 29, 2011

NEW STUDY PROVES ERGONOMIC BENEFIT OF NEXT-GENERATION OFFICE CHAIRS

The research was conducted to determine if the proprietary high-tech material called Technogel® contributed to less back muscle activity and therefore greater comfort and potentially less back pain. Technogel is a unique polyurethane material licensed from Bayer MaterialScience and produced by the Technogel company, the world's leading gel producer.

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November 29, 2011

FROM BIKES SEATS TO CHAISE: IS GEL THE NEW BLACK?

Once confined to padding wheelchairs and bicycle seats, Technogel® (created by Bayer and now made by Technogel® in Germany) is perfect for wherever a body comes into extended contact with something else -- from hospital beds to pilots' seats to, since last year, the bar stools at the Brasserie in Manhattan.

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November 23, 2011

SLEEP SCOOP ON FOX TECHNOGEL AND HEALTHYBACK ON FOX 5 NEWS

Amie Allman from Healthyback (USA) introduces Technogel Sleeping beds during the show "Sleep Scoop" on Fox 5 News.

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November 22, 2011

ESTASI (LAMP)

"Voyage is the metaphor for our way of working. A voyage inside the etherealness of light.

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November 16, 2011

NOOCH (RESTAURANT)

Nooch New York is a contemporary Noodle restaurant which is intentionally design to interact with the city through its graphical nature and openness. The entrance greeting is a “billboard” of a pan-Asian model which reflects the nature of the food served and the attitude of the restaurant.

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November 4, 2011

TECHNOGEL PILLOW REVIEW: HELPED RELIEVE MY HEADACHES

The first thing that I noticed when I received this pillow is that it is heavy!!! I was wondering how such a heavy pillow could be comfortable. I went and laid my head down and realized that even though it is heavy, it is super SOFT!!! It is soft and squishy and firm all at the same time. I don't know how they did it. Being heavy is not a bad thing. To me it means that it is harder for my hubby to steal it away from me in my sleep!!!!

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November 1, 2011

TECHNOGEL REVIEW: PRO CYCLISTS FOCUS ON SLEEP FOR TRAINING

In the past few years cycling coaches have begun to emphasise the importance of a good night’s sleep. Pro teams are taking their own bedding and even mattresses to races, replacing the – often frankly ropey – furniture in hotels with top-quality gear. Companies have sprung up offering bedding specifically aimed at athletes, and given that we spend about a third of our lives asleep, it makes sense to make the most of our downtime.

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November 1, 2011

ANNAMARIA ZANELLA BIOGRAPHY

She also studied at the Hochschule in Pforzheim, where she took technical courses on the art of enameling with fire. From 1987 to 2000, she taught the art of metalmaking and goldmaking at "Pietro Selvatico" and participated in various personal and public exhibits in Italy, Austria, Germany, France, Holland, Great Britain, Spain, the United States, Luxembourg, Switzerland, Korea, and Australia. Zanella has received numerous awards.

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November 1, 2011

A MOSCOW ROOM

Gaetano Pesce, the Italian designer based in New York, provided the most vivid answer in his room for Moscow decked out with his signature resin furniture and cutout profiles of human heads, rendered in passion reds and slimy greens. The room captured something essential about Moscow today, a clamorous place in transition between the gold-plated icons of old and the energy of post-Soviet commerce.

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