Designer

Frans Schrofer

Frans Schrofer has been the leading light of Dutch furniture design for the past three decades. He describes his guiding principles as 'creating tools for living' and his trademark is contemporary design with a twist. The son of renowned abstract painter Willem Schrofer, Frans grew up in a creative environment and today he runs one of the most innovative design houses in the Netherlands, Studio Schrofer, together with his multi-disciplined design team.

Frans Schrofer and his innovative Studio Schrofer excels in designing contemporary furniture with a twist. It’s a considered design language that blends the familiar – captivating cues that convey function and elicit visual comfort – with touches of the unexpected that challenge industry norms and arouse enduring curiosity. Frans in this way focus to merge beauty, comfort, and quality in designs that are endeared, loved, and will stay beautiful in changing environments. “My overall guiding principle is to create tools for living. A language of form without words.” Part of more than three generations of renowned creativity, the award-winning Dutch designer draws from a rich palette of artistic and technical knowledge.

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