Taking A New Approach to Furniture Design


Publication Date: 12/2/2008

Pack Matthews ’81 is featured in an article in The Columbia Daily Tribune about a patent-pending chair he has designed called Hip Friendly. Since 1989, Matthews has taught Yoga, and the article says he created the chair in the interest of health as well as aesthetics. Matthews also has been focused on refining the design of a series of office furniture.

Matthews was a flutist and bass player while attending Rhodes, and he currently plays jazz piano at various locations in Columbia, MO. The article shows him sitting on his chair while composing music on the computer. 

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