1957 : began his studies at the école Boulle, at the age of 14-and-a-half.
1962 : made the acquaintance of Charlotte Perriand by telephone.
1968 : began designing furniture.
1988 : exhibition at the Victoria & Albert Museum, London.
1994 : designed his first collection for Cinna, including most notably the Calin armchair.
1995 : designed the Mourgue bed for Cinna.
1996 : awarded the Grand Prix National de la Création Industrielle du Ministère de la Culture.
1997 : designed In Fine for Cinna.
2000 : designed Smala for Cinna. Label VIA 2000
IF Design Award and Red Dot Best of the Best 2001.
2007 : designed Pas si Classique for Cinna.