Maarten Van Severen

Maarten Van Severen

Maarten Van Severen worked in the fields of architecture, furniture, and interior and product design; his clients included Edra, Top-Mouton, and Vitra. Van Severen’s many honors include the Henry van de Velde Prize at Interieur 92, Courtrai; iF Design awards in 1998, 1999, and 2001; the Design Award of the Flemish Government in 1998, when he was Cultural Ambassador of Flanders; the Chicago Athenaeum Good Design Award (with other designers) in 1999; and the Design Preis Schweiz, also in 1999. In 2001, he was named Creator of the Year at the Salon du Meuble, Paris.

Year Born: 
1956
Current Location: 
Belgium
Country of Birth: 
Belgium

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