Ronan Bouroullec and Erwan Bouroullec

Ronan Bouroullec and Erwan Bouroullec

A French design team co-founded in 1999 by Ronan Bouroullec (b. 1971, France) and Erwan Bouroullec (b. 1976, France). Their work includes architecture, ceramics, furniture, and product design, for such clients as Cappellini,Galerie kreo, Habitat, Issey Miyake, Kartell, Kvadrat, Ligne Roset, Magis, and Vitra. They have received various awards, including the Grand Prix de la Création de la Ville de Paris (awarded in 1998); the Grand Prix de la Critique de la Presse Internationale at the Salon du Meuble, Paris (1998); nomination, the Premio Compasso d’Oro ADI, for Spring armchair (2001); the Nombre d’Or at the Salon du Meuble, Paris, shared with Cappellini (2001); Creator of the Year at the Salon du Meuble, Paris (2002); and Designer of the Year, Elle Decoration International Design Awards (2002). In 2005, their Facett Collection received the Red Dot: Best of the Best award in the living-room and bedroom furniture category. In 2006, they were named as Designer of the Year by Elle Deco (Japan).

Year Born: 
1999
Current Location: 
France

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