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The Art of Seating with Tira and 580 from Rolf Benz

Rolf Benz leads the way when it comes to quality, craftsmanship and innovation, and their latest products demonstrate these qualities to the ‘T’.

The Art of Seating with Tira and 580 from Rolf Benz


August 13th, 2015



Designed by Joachim Nees, Tira is a modular sofa with a filigree metal frame and a graceful back shell. The upholstery is designed for the utmost comfort and features elaborate decorative seams. The sofa also comes with soft loose cushions.

When users pull the seat forward, the backrest upholstery changes into an additional seating surface. For greater comfort, users can also stretch out completely on the sofa.


In addition, one can enjoy the comfort of a high back, with an optional cushion that leans up against the back shell that can incline to various adjustable heights.



Designed by Formstelle, the 580 armchair is a distinctive design featuring a wooden frame that’s inspired by the idea of folding. 580 underscores Formstelle’s sound expertise in joinery, and Rolf Benz’s craftsmanship and skill in upholstery. With its audacious shape, elaborate decorative seams and comfortable upholstery, Rolf Benz 580 is a piece of design that one won’t soon forget.


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