When First Office approached Studio O+A’s co-founders, Primo Orpilla and Verda Alexander, to design a modular furniture system, they had definite ideas about what direction to take. Their 20 years of experience creating environments for forward-thinking companies in Silicon Valley had given them an in-depth understanding of how people use furniture and of how technology, demographics and shifting cultural perspectives were changing the way we all work and live.

The Edge’s versatility and functionality accommodates a shift in space design from segregated, cubicle-defined work areas to open, common spaces that can easily adapt to shifting priorities. The Edge frees us from conventional work patterns.