Jaime Hayón and indiscipline

Jaime Hayón (1974), interiorism, art, design. After studying industrial design in Madrid and Paris he joined Fabrica – the Benetton-funded design and communication academy in Italy- in 1997 where he directed the design department until 2003. Hayon set up his own studio practice in the year 2000 and dedicated himself fully to his personal projects from 2003…

Karim Rahid and sinuosity

Karim Rashid (1960), industrial and interior design. His designs include luxury goods, furniture, lighting, surface design, brand identity and packaging. Time magazine has described him as the “most famous industrial designer in all the Americas”. Rashid’s designs include the Garbo waste can, the Oh Chair for Umbra, a concept store for Giorgio Armani, manhole covers…

Marcel Wanders and baroque

Marcel Wanders (1963), interior and product designer. Marcel Wanders is a designer and art director in the Powerhouse studio in Amsterdam, who designs architectural, interior and industrial projects. He became internationally known by his iconic Knotted Chair. Regarded by many as an anomaly in the design world, Marcel has made it his mission to “create…