R. & E. Bouroullec
Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec were born in Quimper, in 1971 and 1976 respectively.
On leaving the Ecole Nationale des Arts Décoratifs, Ronan began working independently, assisted more and more by Erwan, who was then studying at the Ecole des...
"A work based around the intimate understanding of objects which are at once simple and intelligent, sensibly-designed and interrogatory, and as close as possible to reality..."
Training : Ecole supérieure de design Nantes Atlantique.
2007 : graduated from the E.N.S.C.I, with 'félicitations du jury'.
2006 : "Appel à projet" VIA 2006. Knoll, Designers days 2006, Par Design Familia. 'Calice' produced by Chez...
"Design is born of a dialogue with materials. I provoke it, manhandle it, measure its reaction, its plastic response. It is this that I incarnate as an object, this spontaneous manifestation whereby meaning escapes, leaving behind no more than the impression of a strange familiarity."
Born in Paris in 1959.
"A kind of feminine dandyism, rare, dancing and light." In the words of design historian Brice d'Antras, Mathilde Bretillot "practises, with the required degree of indispensable rigour, a kind of feminine design...
1972 : Graduate of the Ecole des Métiers d'Art, holder of Certificats Architecture from the Ecole des Arts et Métiers Jean Prouvé.
1973-1974 : L'Abaque Marc Alessandri design bureau, hotel fit-outs.
1975-1976 : Compagnie...
"Imagination alone gives design its freedom."
Born in Rennes, France in 1978, Florian Brillet is a graduate of the Ecole Nationale Supérieure d'Architecture de Bretagne.
Since his studies his interest has been the depiction of complex forms, most notably developing the roof structure of the St...
"I love making and perfecting objects in a spirit of accuracy and simplicity."
Born in Haifa, Israel in 1974.
Graduate of the Bezalel Academy of Arts & Design, Jerusalem - department of industrial design.
Having graduated in 2002, he has collaborated on a broad range of projects with a large number of international...
"For me, design is a journey of long-term refinement."
Stephen Burks is one of the most recognized American industrial designers of his generation. He and his New York studio, Readymade Projects, have been responsible for creative design direction on projects ranging from retail interiors and events to...
"Design is not form, design is not style.
Design is the appropriate relationship of things related to people and culture."