Level and Stance
The width of the Base, combined with use of Level, can be used to both draw attention to softer actions, and to bring more subtlety to amplified movements.
Ready Position While Seated
It’s important to ensure that your body remains active and ready to engage, especially when gesturing from a seated frame.
Line Focus for the Seated Frame
Line Focus from a seated position will force certain compositional dynamics depending on how your chair is angled at a table or in a room, but you can change your own Physical Orientation from within the bounds of your seat to counter as needed in a conversation.
Horizontal for the Seated Frame
By alternating between the use of Symmetrical and Asymmetrical frame choices in a chair, we can create the impression of Horizontal movement from a fixed position in space.
Plane for the Seated Frame
Plane while seated relies on both hinging the torso forward or backward in the seat and how the chair is positioned in relation to other people involved in the communication.
Chair Position and Influence
Where a chair is positioned in physical space has an immediate impact and limiting effect on how focus and attention flow between participants in an interaction.