Bertjan Pot is a ceramics, furniture, and product designer; his clients include Arco, Domestic, Goods, and Moooi. In 2003, Pot was awarded the Materiaalfondsprijs for his Random chair (cited as the best recent materials experiment in design). Other honors include, in 2004, the Profielprijs (for using textiles in an extraordinary way), and, in 2005, “Best in Seating” at the Elle Decoration International Design Awards, for the Carbon chair (made with Marcel Wanders). In 2006, Pot’s Slim Table received the Dutch Design Award, Best Interior Product; the Woon Award, Best Interior Product; and the iF Gold Award.
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