The VIA 57 designed by Bjarke Ingels in 2016 is an unspoiled example of his lifelong quest to understand the nature of materials and explore their integration with new and intriguing forms. The VIA 57 is produced under license by Fritz Hansen using simple tools, quality materials and time-honoured techniques.
The VIA 57 easy chair by Bjarke Ingels in collaboration with the design group KiBiSi, was designed for the VIA 57 West building in New York City. Immerse in its comfort, soft upholstery and endless ways of styling – be it in a grand hall or an apartment living room.
Width: 98cm x Depth: 91cm x Height: 78cm
Seat Height: 41.7cm
Armrest Height: 58.5cm
Materials & Finishes
VIA57™ lounge chair comes fully upholstered in a Fritz Hansen Selection of 5 colours and is also available in a range
of standard fabrics. The wooden base is made of solid oak with a clear lacquer finish, mounted with plastic glides.
Fritz Hansen offer a standard five year warranty against manufacturing defects (i.e. materials and design). Normal wear and tear and damage of covers are not covered by the warranty. The warranty for wicker and lamps is 2 years.
Year of Design
Space Planning/Interior Design
Our experienced team of design consultants can help you in planning your dream space. From colour and upholstery advice on free standing pieces to installation and finish tips on fitted furniture. Furthermore to help you visualise your new space we’ll produce 3D models to demonstrate how our products can be best used in your living space.
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Delivery & Installation
Our delivery and installation team carry a wealth of knowledge and know exactly how to handle high-end furniture. They realise the value and importance of each Olson and Baker customer.
We guarantee that you will get the best value for money with our promise on price with no compromise on quality or service.
From Dubai to Tokyo, the US to Italy we supply high-end furniture and lighting to trade and private clients all over the world, planning the logistics around you.
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Bjarke Ingels is a Danish architect, who was born in Copenhagen in 1974. After graduating from architecture in 1998 at the Kongelige Danske Kunstakademiets Arkitektskole in Copenhagen and at the Escola Tècnica Superior d’Arquitectura in Barcelona, he worked in the Office for Metropolitan Architecture for Rem Koolhaas in Rotterdam until 2001.
In the same year Bjarke Ingels founded the architecture office PLOT in Copenhagen together with the Belgian Julien de Smedt. Both were able to celebrate successes with their designs and are responsible for notable buildings.
Republic of Fritz Hansen is an exclusive, international design brand whose timeless collection unites world-famous classic and contemporary furniture, lighting and accessories.