Beauty, innovation and simplicity are the basis for the designs of Frans van Rens.
He graduated with honours from the Design Academy Eindhoven and is a designer pur sang. His design studio, VAN RENS DESIGN, is specialized in the design of consumer products, retail design and public design. A wide design diversity that already has led to many successful and timeless products.
Frans has become famous for his unique work for the Dutch railways. He designed both the Interior and the exterior of the latest double decker trains for Dutch Rail. Also the new bicycle shelters on the Dutch Rail stations are designed by him. Both an icon in the Dutch landscape. In the meantime Frans enjoys international fame with an original Dutch Design signature.
“I find my passion and challenge in bringing together aesthetic and functional product properties. In a good design, these ingredients, are in balance and provide a timeless product. With this starting point, I have designed the Viking series for BOREK. A sturdy, elegant and very comfortable set. Available in different designs such as lounge, low dining and dining. All versions are available in premium teak or durable aluminium. My designs for BOREK combine the ultimate in comfort, beauty and quality, so you can enjoy a timeless and premium outdoor living.”