Artifort Model 070 Sofa set - Kho Liang Ie

€6.500,00

Unique set of 2 midcentury sofa's that can be styles in multiple ways, both as a set and a corner. The fabric has been upholstered with Kvadrat fabric by a master upholsterer. The wooden table has been renovated by a specialist and is brought back into mint-state.

The 070 sofa was designed in 1962 by Artifort's then aesthetic consultant, Kho Liang Ie.
The possibilities in 070 setups have been the inspiration for the famous design of Amsterdam Airport Schiphol.

 

About Artifort > Art & Comfort  is what this world-famous brand stands for. Timeless design. Design that endures. Artifort has been producing distinguished, comfortable, and functional furniture since 1890. The foundations of Artifort were laid by classic icons created by designers such as Kho Liang Ie, Pierre Paulin, and Geoffrey D. Harcourt RDI. The current generation of renowned top designers such as Patrick Norguet, Khodi Feiz, René Holten, Monica Förster and Luca Nichetto are continuing the Artifort DNA. The Artifort collection is characterized by innovative, colourful, and timeless design with a recognizable shape. Through craftsmanship and high-tech production techniques, Artifort produces lasting high-quality furniture for this generation and those that follow.

In the Artifort collection, everyone who attaches importance to form and function will find a design that captures their heart. Forever.

 

About Kho Liang Ie > Kho Liang Ie was one of the most important influencers and protoganists of the Artifort DNA. Kho Liang Ie (1927 Magelang, Indonesia) came to the Netherlands around 1949, where he trained as an interior designer and designer at the Rietveld Academy. In 1958, he was appointed aesthetic consultant and designer at Artifort. His vision, international contacts and extensive knowledge of design turned Artifort's image to a world-class design brand. Artifort and Kho Liang Ie introduced distinctive designs and together ensured that the name Artifort became a huge success internationally, both with architects and lovers of design. He attracted foreign designers such as Pierre Paulin and Geoffrey D. Harcourt RDI, which has made his influence noticeable right up to the present day. As an interior designer, Kho Liang Ie made his name with his design for Schiphol Airport in the nineteen-sixties. Through those designs, his influence continues to this day. His work reflects purity, warmth and freedom.


Kvadrat Tonica 2 / 813 fabric in 100% virgin wool.

measurements
Sofa part with wooden table: W 202,5 D 73 H 72 cm Sofa part without wooden table: W 197 D 73 H72 cm
material
Kvadrat Tonica 2 / 813 fabric in 100% virgin wool.