Nestor Perkal is an architect, as well as a ceramics, furniture, glass, metalwork, and product designer; his clients include Algorithme. In 1994, he received an Appel Permanent grant from the VIA (French Furniture Association). In 1998, he was awarded the National Grand Prize by the Ministère de la Culture, France, for the Combien de Temps vase. He is a Chevalier de l’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres.
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