About a Chair by Hay is a collection of chairs with remarkable simplicity regarding the design. The designer Hee Welling reached a new level of combining form, function, comfort, details and aesthetics with it.
The chairs of the About a Chair Collection by Hay are simple and modest and that’s the reason why they can easily be combined with all types of furniture. Their simplicity is also responsible for why the chairs fit in every surrounding and architectural style, which is why the chairs are also predestined to be used outside.
Hay AAC 53: This one grants to be multifunctional
According to the idea of Hee Welling, the About a Chairs should be suitable for restaurants and canteens as well, as well as in offices, at homely dining tables or conference tables. That’s why the idea of the simplicity grants to be multifunctional and combinable without any problems.
The AAC 53 is the height adjustable edition of the famous chair by Hay – the seat height is adjustable between 42 and 56 cm fluidly, without steps. The seat with armrests of the About a Chair 53 is made of polypropylene and upholstered with foam according to the Eco-Tex standards. Different Kvadrat fabrics coat the seats.
Numerous combinations and versions
A star-base of polished aluminium holds the chair in its place, to be chosen in black or white. The height adjustment is easy, by means of loading the chair, or leaving it while pulling the lever under the seat. The castors at the swivel base complete its flexibility.
The adjustable chair by Hay is also available without upholstery as AAC 52 edition.
The About A Chair Collection by Hay is available with further seats and bases, like AAC 50 with the same base and seat without armrests: The seat bowls and bases of the AAC series result in numerous combinations, which never appear to be unwanted. We will gladly advise you for your personal combinations.Also in our blog:
About A Chair - chairs changing roles [Guest commentary]