Tord Boontje was born in Enschede, Netherlands. Currently he is Professor and Head of Design Products at the RoyalCollege of Art and continues work at his London-based design studio.
Tord Boontje has previously designed products for clients including Moroso, Philips, Artecnica, Kvadrat and Hewlett-Packard.Two of his designs are part of the collection of MoMa (The Museum of Modern Art) in New York: Transglass light (1997) and Garland light (2002).
For FORMANI® he designed the ‘FOLD’ series of satin stainless steel door and window fittings. The revolutionary new design for lever handles displaying an impressive technical feat was recently the winner of a prestigious RedDot Design Award.
Fold, lever, pull handles, escutcheons, security escutcheons, wc sets, window handle locking, espagnolette locking, sliding door handles/flush pull, cabinet handles/knob pull, front door knob/pull and bell push.