Eric Ahlfors

A story about one of the original Hotel Hotel collaborators, Eric Ahlfors.

Eric Ahlfors by Lee Grant

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There are a handful of practitioners who have recreated or simply introduced a new level of quality to a part of Australian production simply by virtue of migrating here.

Upholsterer Eric Ahlfors is such a person. In his case he emigrated from France.

Eric and his team re-upholstered much of the furniture at Hotel Hotel. Their particular focus was on returning some of the more elaborate armchairs to their former glory. These chairs now sit in the room, apartments and the lounge.


Making Hotel Hotel – Stories about the people and ideas that made Hotel Hotel. There were many. It was messy. Good messy.

Date 3 May, 2015
People Eric Ahlfors
Place Apartments
Category ↳ Furniture
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