The year 2014 marked the 125th anniversary of Bernhardt Furniture. For Bernhardt, this milestone was not only a time to celebrate, but also a time to reaffirm the values that have enabled the company to endure. Foremost among those values: creating quality furniture…and a deep commitment to people and relationships.
Unique by today’s standards, Bernhardt remains a family-owned business that is dedicated to the welfare of the community that’s been its home since 1889.
The legacy of Mr. Bernhardt continues today through its employees. Visit the Bernhardt 125 Years website to read some very inspiring Stories of Giving that highlight several of its employees and their personal commitments to helping those in need.
The company’s history, spanning more than 125 years, is a story of pioneer spirit, of opportunities recognized and realized in spite of obstacles.
Lievore Altherr Molina was founded by Alberto Lievore, Jeannette Altherr and Manel Molina in 1991. Focusing on product design, consultancy and art direction, the Studio offers personalized design solutions to industry. Known for its furniture design, Lievore Altherr Molina also develops interiors, packaging and product designs. In many opportunities, the Studio gives seminars and courses cooperating with several Spanish universities in forming new professionals.
Outstanding projects have been developed by Lievore Altherr Molina for firms in Spain, Germany and Italy. The client list includes Andreu World, Arper, Arruti, Bellato, Bernhardt, Casamilano, Davis, Do+Ce, Dona, Emmebi, Foscarini, Halifax, Metalarte, Orizzonti, Perobell, Santa & Cole, Segis, Sellex, Sovet, Sunroller, Tacchini, Tisettanta, Verzelloni, Vibia, and others.
A recipient of the Spanish National Design Award in 1999, Lievore Altherr Molina has received numerous international awards and honors including several ADI-FAD Deltas Gold and Silver. They have exhibited as individuals as well as in joint exhibitions in Barcelona, Cologne, Chicago, Stockholm, Helsinki, Lisbon, London, Louisiana, Madrid, Malmö, Milan, New York, Paris and Tokyo. Their designs are featured regularly in Spanish and international trade magazines.