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Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec
Square Vase
Lit Clos
Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec

born in 1971 Quimper, France; 1976 Quimper, France

. studied at the Ecole Nationale des Arts Décoratifs in Paris (Ronan) and at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Cergy-Pontoise (Erwan).
. began independant design work immediately after completing his studies (Ronan), while his brother assisted him since being still a student.
. in 1997, presented their "Disintegrated Kitchen" at the Salon du Meuble in Paris and was spotted by Giulio Cappellini, resulting in receiving their first industrial design projects.
. have worked together as partners in their own design firm since 1999.
. began collaborating with Vitra in 2000 and contributed the growth of the Vitra Home Collection.
. designed one of their most unconventional designs, Algues, in 2004 for Vitra.
. besides Vitra, have been working with Kvadrat, Magis, Kartell, Ligne Roset, Issey Miyake and Cappellini.



The Grand Prix du Jury International, Paris Furniture Fair, 1998
The Best New Designer Award, New York, 1999
Compasso d'Oro (nomination), Milan, 2001


Famous Works:

Square Vase, 1999, for Cappellini SPA
Lit Clos, 2000, for Kreo Gallery, Paris
Hole Chair, 2000, for Cappellini SPA
Brick Shelving, 2000, for Cappellini SPA
Corian Wardrobe, 2001, for Cappellini SPA
Algue, 2004, for Vitra
Cloud, 2004, for Cappellini SPA
Joyn Single Desk, 2004, for Vitra
North Tiles, 2005, for Kvadrat
Panier Container, 2006, for Kartell

- www.bouroullec.com

Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec Products in Designpedia


Lit Clos

Hole Chair

Cloud Bookcase


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