Khodi Feiz, an industrial designer, boasts an impressive global portfolio. Born in Iran, Feiz moved to the United States, where he completed his education at Syracuse University. His career began in the Netherlands in 1990 when he worked for Philips Design.
In 1998, he diversified his design portfolio by co-founding Feiz Design Studio with graphic designer Anneko Feiz-van Dorssen. This multidisciplinary studio specialises in product design, furniture design, graphic design, and strategic design. Collaborating with renowned companies such as Alessi, Artifort, Herman Miller, Offecct, Nike, and Nokia, Feiz has established a strong presence in the design industry.
Biography: From Iran to the Design Studio
Feiz’s design work is widely acclaimed and featured in global exhibitions and publications. His design philosophy centres around clarity, concept, and context. Collaborative projects with Artifort, such as the Extens, Bras, and Beso chair families, showcase these principles.
Feiz has an array of diverse projects to his name. Some of his most notable works include:
- 2020: Level, Invisible Smart Lock
- 2019: StudioTK, Cesto Interactive Seating and Table Elements; Swedese, Amstelle Chair and Poufs
- 2018: Artifort, Figura Sofa
- 2017: Artifort, Extens 2.0 Cabinets
- 2016: Logitech, K780 Multi-device Keyboard (in collaboration with Logitech Design); Artifort, Niloo Easy Chair; Artifort, Beso Chair Program
- 2014: Denon, Envaya Bluetooth Speaker; Artifort, Bras Sofa
Earlier projects include the SP (Stretched Planes) Armchair and Lounge Chair (2002), Alessi Desk Objects (2001), and the K-Line Series of Accessories in wood veneer.
Exhibitions and Recognition
Feiz’s work has been showcased in numerous exhibitions, including at Salone del Mobile, Milano, and Vivid Gallery, Rotterdam.
His work has been widely recognized, with accolades including the IDEA Award for Cesto for StudioTK (2019), the Red Dot Award for Best of the Best for the Logitech K780 Keyboard (2017), and the Dutch Design Award for Grolsch beer glasses (2006).
Khodi Feiz’s work is a testament to the power of innovative, thoughtful design. With his unique approach, Feiz continues to make significant contributions to the world of industrial design.