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A collective of talented designers and artists looks beyond the office furniture industry for new ideas


December 6, 2023 – Haworth DesignLab will continue for a second year and kicked off today at Design Miami. This initiative highlights Haworth’s commitment to innovation and craftsmanship by partnering with talented designers as they lend their voice to the topic of circular design.

The 2024 Haworth DesignLab participants are Bill Carrol, Justin Beitzel and Fernando Ramirez from Common Object and Sam Klemick. Their experimental and future focused concepts will focus on sustainability and circular design with debut at NeoCon 2024. Studio Urquiola and Haworth design staff are mentoring the DesignLab concepts.

Patricia Urquiola, Bill Carrol, Fernando Ramirez, Justin Beitzel, Sam Klemick

Haworth DesignLab launched in 2023 and current concepts are featured at Haworth global headquarters in Holland, Michigan. The initiative brings new perspectives together with existing design talent and partners to challenge expectations and set a new standard for work. These talented designers and artists are helping Haworth understand what’s next.

DesignLab 2023 concepts featured in Haworth global headquarters.


Haworth helps create inspirational spaces. As a leading global furniture maker, the company is steeped in workplace expertise that fuels innovative designs for optimal performance. Haworth is a values-driven, privately-owned company with an entrepreneurial spirit and a design-forward approach. As a multicultural organization, the company embraces the strength that comes from diversity of thought. At Haworth, we believe great spaces empower people to thrive. Founded in 1948, Haworth operates in more than 150 countries through a global network of 400 dealers and 8,000 employees. Headquartered in Holland, Michigan, U.S.A, the company has sales of $2.5 billion USD.