Research shows that working outdoors can increase creativity and productivity. Whether for socializing or quiet concentration, outdoor settings are prime destinations where we connect, collaborate and rejuvenate. They are the natural extension of great workplaces. 

The EMU Advanced Collection, available from Coalesse, inspires fresh and inviting outdoor workspaces. Established in Italy in 1951, EMU builds upon decades of traditional metalwork and creativity in collaboration with international designers. EMU is known for making exceptionally crafted modern furniture that is beautiful, durable and comfortable.

Coalesse is proud to partner with EMU to offer three new outdoor product lines in the United States and Canada. These products are not only beautiful, but they also introduce new materials like eco-leather and porcelain stoneware. The EMU Terramare, EMU Lyze and EMU Kira product lines create settings will help create inspiring outdoor workspaces.

EMU Terramare

Material Mix

Simple cane-and-canvas furniture is reinvented in die-case aluminum in the EMU Terramare Series by Studio Chiaramonte/Marin. Tables and arm chairs for dining and gathering share elegant, light frames, mixed with innovative eco-leather chair backs that add a sculptural, vintage element. On its own or with other EMU Advanced Collection pieces, EMU Terramare creates outdoor spaces that foster social connection between colleagues. 

EMU Lyze

Modern Mesh

Technical and timeless, the EMU Lyze Series by Florent Coirier revisits an iconic wire chair construction with a more expansive silhouette. Unusual stainless steel backrests wrap around aluminum seats, and the two can be paired in sophisticated color combinations.Small fiber cement top tables add stylish function anywhere.

EMU Kira


Simple yet sophisticated, the EMU Kira tables by Christophe Pillet will inspire gatherings of all kinds. Fixed and extending table styles combine durable aluminum frames and porcelain stoneware tops in clean-cut, delicate lines. EMU Kira tables can be paired with EMU Pattern or EMU Terramare Seating (shown) for the ultimate outdoor experience.

Go Outside

The ability to work or meet outdoors can rejuvenate minds and revitalize connections. Get ideas for outdoor workspaces in our outdoor work environments Pinterest board.