The Partnership

The Sea Chairs project was born from a collaboration between two companies with unique expertise, but a common goal.


MEIS is a world renown architecture firm specialized in the design of sports and entertainment venues. Having designed some of the world’s most celebrated stadia and arenas, MEIS is recognized as one of the profession’s most innovative practices, constantly pushing the boundaries of architecture and design.

Van de Sant is changing the future of the furniture industry by melding contemporary design, comfort and sustainability. With the overarching goal of making recycling attractive, Van de Sant uses recycled materials, including plastic waste reclaimed from the ocean, to create elegant and sustainable furniture.