Elisa Catoir studied interior architecture at the ESAG - Penninghen, Paris whilst Michael Catoir studied design at the Folkwang Universität der Künste, Essen. They have been living and working together since 1997.
Having gained professional experience...
"Surprise, quality, elegance and beauty are what we are seeking."
Studio C&PY et JC Amey
Claire Baudrimont, Pierre-Yves le Sonn and Jean-Charles Amey are graduates of the École Supérieure d'Art et de Design de Reims, where they met in 2007. Having worked and collaborated elsewhere, they went on to found their own design studios. However, they...
"If poetry is a particular use of language, design is one of everyday life"
Born in Hanover in the 1980s, Jonas Ette, Simon Kux and Tim Prigge met during their product design studies at the University of Applied Sciences, Hanover. Having graduated in January 2010 and then specializing in series production and product optimization,...
"Imbuing familiar forms with new functions and new functions with familiar forms."
Several years ago, Marion Steinmetz took the plunge into all genres of the furniture and design world. A graduate of the école Camondo, Strasbourg-born Marion has proved herself to be constantly in search of new forms, new materials to combine, new...
Born in 1968, Stefan Veit studied product design at Kassel University. After working as a lab technician there, and then working in cabinetmaking and metal construction, he spent several years as one of the principal product designers in the R&D department...
“When a design unveils its creative idea, and if I find what i tells me pleasing, that is when things become very interesting.“
Paola born 1983 and Berta born 1984.
Design studio founded in 2010, in Valencia (Spain) by design engineers Paola Cerdá and Berta Recatalá who aim to find excellence in all their designs and analyse the necessities of consumers and businesses.
"Designing is discovering how objects want to look."
Studio Hausen - J.Höltje
Jörg Höltje was born in 1981 in East Berlin. He started his studies of Industrial Design at the University of the Arts in Berlin in 2003. He founded the design studio Hausen together with Joscha Brose during their Industrial Design studies at the University...
"My design is a joyful play with the known and the unknown."
Born in Paris on 15th March 1981 and graduated from ENSCI-Les Ateliers in December 2007: she underwent this design-oriented training after studying philosophy for four years, including one year at d'Urbino university in Italy. During her...
" I work from intuition, sometimes in plastic terms, sometimes in terms of usage, starting with materials or images which inspire my dreams (...) which seem to me to make life simpler."