In 2006, Danish architect Stine Gam and Italian architect Enrico Fratesi founded their agency GamFratesi in Copenhagen.
Stine Gam was born in Copenhagen in 1975 and studied architecture in Aarhus, Denmark until 2006. During her studies she...
"Our inspiration is often based around contrasts."
Designer Lili Gayman was born in Paris in 1984.
Lili Gayman has worked for various designers and artists : Arnold Goron, Mathilde Bretillot, François Azambourg, Tomas Kràl and Stéphane Barbier Bouvet. In 2012, she was the winner of Design Parade 7...
" I design objects, furniture and spaces and create motifs in various formats. Through minimal, playful creations I question the everyday with humour and poetry in order to create the unusual, the unexpected. My objects offer great freedom of use. Each one is an experience to discover; they cannot be understood immediately, each one requires a little time, a step away, an immersion, a gesture."
Christian Ghion was born in Montmorency, France in 1958.
After studying law for five years, he decided to enrol at the Ecole d'Architecture de Paris-Conflans, in the furniture design studies department.
At the age of 28 he teamed up with Patrick...
"You have to do stuff that average people don't understand because those are the only good things." Andy Warhol.
Born in 1960.
1979-1983 : trained as a gold/silversmith
1984-1988 : continued his studies at the Ecole d'Art, Berne.
1990-1994 : studied dance; art studio in Paris.
1994 : opened his own Studio in...
"Consider, examine, be astonished, search, discover : gain quality of life by concentrating on the essentials."
Born 20th November 1969. Lives and works in Paris.
Having obtained a degree in Lettres et Arts, Alban Gilles continued his studies in Jean-Claude Maugirard's furniture training workshop at the Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs, Paris.
"My creative approach exemplifies my taste for a simple, identifiable and functional style."
Design as a second life. After studying Political Sciences and Marketing Management, Alain Gilles went on to work in the financial world. But one has to live his own life. So, thanks to the moral support of his wife, he went back to studying Industrial...
"Working on what I generally call "Simplexity", simple yet complex designs. Designs that have several layers of understanding. But also on "New Simplicity", that is to say designs that have a strong identity but tend to use a minimum amount of material needed."
A designer since 1978 (the year in which his first furniture collections were launched) and an interior architect since 1985, Didier Gomez designs both furniture and spaces (boutiques, large stores, apartments, private homes, head offices) all over the...
"To replace the human being at the centre, in a modernity which shall only be miscegenation."
Born in 1986.
Gonçalo Campos is a Portuguese product designer who graduated in Lisbon in 2008.
Directly after graduating he was selected for a residency at la Fabrica, Benetton's communications research centre, based in Treviso,...
“Design lives between imagination and pragmatism. We are free to create and express, keeping in mind the reality of people's lives and expectations of a product.”