richard hutten: apps sofa for artifort
 
richard hutten: apps sofa for artifort richard hutten: apps sofa for artifort
may 05, 2012

richard hutten: apps sofa for artifort

‘apps’ by richard hutten for artifort image © designboom

the netherlands-based designer richard hutten has translated an icon of the digital age into a three-dimentional furniture seat entitled ‘apps’ for dutch manufacturer artifort. structured on an internal wooden frame, a thick layer of foam is integrated with the use of webbing, ensuring comfort and durability. the textured fabric and two-tone combination adds dimension to the design.

the prototype of ‘apps’ was shown at salone del mobile during milan design week 2012.

the one seater sofa  image © designboom

the two textures combined with the simplicity of the form give the object a warm but modern presence  image © designboom

the shape of the couch resembles a smart-phone app 

the ends are curved in the same way as the front, giving it a similar appearance from all sides 

seat detail   image © designboom

texture detail  image © designboom

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