Valdimar Harðarson für Kusch+Co
Born in 1951.
The architect and designer Valdimar Harðarson was born inReykjavik. Having completed his architectural studies atLundUniversityinSwedenin 1980, he gained his first work experience in different architect’s offices. Only two years later, he founded his own architect’s office with his colleagues in his home town. As an architect, he played an active role in the urban design ofReykjavik.
For their designs of public buildings inIcelandand private residences, he and his team won several awards.
At ASK Arkitektar, Harðarson devoted himself to out of the ordinary furniture designs. The folding chair 2750 Sóley was created back in 1983 and is to this day one of his most remarkable designs