12.02.2016 - 16.02.2016 — Hall: 8.0 Stand: B 77
India is a nation of many cultures, traditions, beliefs and communities that interact to create a vibrant contemporary culture. AKFD products are a unique convergence of India’s past and present activated by the efforts of designers collaborating with traditional artisans. Through innovative use of materials including repurposed and recycled elements, combining them with artisans' skill to make furniture, lighting and interior accessories, we create new opportunities and improve livelihoods for artisans and their communities. Visitors to the AKFD display at Messe Frankfurt will see how handmade converges with small batch production to produce the best of modern Indian Design.
AKFD Storey: Design - Make - Install. Is a globally recognized Indian Design and Manufacturing brand by the renowned designer Ayush Kasliwal with enduring designs crafted from India’s diverse culture. Using local, sustainable and repurposed materials in an inventive combination of ancient techniques with high-tech modeling; AKFD offers a comprehensive range of furniture, lighting and accessories with design services for Individual Clients, Architects, Builders and Planners. Crafted products with the versatility to grace a living room, hotel lobby or corporate setting are teamed with dynamic design services to transform interiors and exteriors into ‘meaningful spaces.’