Hovers Tractors - designed by Floris Hovers for Areaware - are crafted from contemporary shapes and painted in bright colors - a simple design that celebrates locomotives and the innovation, perseverance, and creativity they brought to the world.
Join the tractor engines and wagons by their embedded magnetic connectors to create your own playful arrangements.
Designer and artist Floris Hovers has built up a colorful, playful and surprising oeuvre over the past sixteen years with a completely unique signature. Floris Hovers graduated from the Design Academy and has since been an independent designer of a wide range of products: toys, furniture and other interior products and unique items. His designs are produced and marketed by himself or by reputable producers.
With his autonomous work, prototypes, miniatures and product designs, Floris Hovers invites you time and again into his almost perfectly simple world where there is plenty of room for your own imagination as an observer.
Floris Hovers lives in Raamsdonk and works in Raamsdonksveer, where he also grew up. After a basic course in engineering and training in advertising and presentation technology in Utrecht, he graduated in 2004 from the Design Academy Eindhoven. In 2006 he founded his own design studio, five years later he was awarded the Sanoma Woonaward "Young Talent." He has also taught at the AKV | St. Joost, specializing in Spatial Design, and currently teaches color and composition at the Design Academy Eindhoven. He regularly gives workshops and guest lectures at home and abroad.
Recommended for ages 6 and up.
Material: Superba wood
Dimensions: Each piece ranges from 3-10 cm or 1.2-4" Box: 24x18x7 cm
Warning: The product contains small parts and is not suitable for children under three years!