François Bauchet

François Bauchet

François Bauchet works in a particularly wide range of media, from furniture and installations to ceramics, glass, and metalwork. His clients include Ercuis, Galerie kreo, Galerie Neotu, Haviland, and Ligne Roset. Bauchet has received numerous awards, including an Appel Permanent grant from the VIA (French Furniture Association) for the c’est aussi une chaise chair (awarded in 1982); a VIA Carte Blanche grant for à table dishes and serving pieces (2001); the L’Oeil du Design award from L’Oeil magazine (2001); the VIA Label award for the Yang lounge chair (2002); Observeur du Design from the APCI (Agency for the Promotion and Creation of Industrial Design; 2002); the Prix du Salon du Meuble, Brno, Czech Republic (2002); and the VIA Label for the Pluriel chairs (2006).

Year Born: 
1948
Current Location: 
France
Country of Birth: 
France

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