When art meets design: Limited edition Fatboy items created by Dutch artist Jordy van den Nieuwendijk. To celebrate the 20th anniversary of Fatboy’s iconic bean bag chair, the Original, Fatboy has teamed up with Dutch artist Jordy van den Nieuwendijk. Fatboy has always had a keen eye for design, art and creative applications. Functionality and usability play a key role in the development of new products, while colors and shapes are other strong points that have Fatboy’s full focus.
When looking at the works of Dutch artist Jordy van den Nieuwendijk (1985), colors and shapes immediately draw the attention. As a painter, Jordy creates a chaotic blend of motion and freedom, delivered with knowing wit, humor and tradition. His style is known for primary colors and big, recognizable shapes, while playing with the white of the canvas.