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Born in Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom, in 1966, Lucy Orta is an artist and designer living in Paris.
Matali Crasset is a French product and industrial designer
Koto Bolofo is a South African born photographer, whose work appeared in some of the prestigious publications in the world.
Inga Sempé is a French product and furniture designer.
Craft debate: Inga Sempé
Product designer and Design Indaba 2006 speaker, Inga Sempé weighs in on Design Indaba's craft debate.
Craft debate: Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec
Product designers and Design Indaba 10x10 Industrial project participants, Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec weigh in on the craft debate.
Li Edelkoort is a trend forecaster, educator, curator and publisher of international repute.
5.5 designers is a design studio started up in 2003 by Vincent Baranger, Jean-Sébastien Blanc, Anthony Lebossé and Claire Renard.
Save the designer 5.5
Anthony Lebossé of Paris’s 5.5 designers explains how they are undoing the very basis of their profession.
Designers through the looking glass
French product designer Matali Crasset is just one of the designers who contributed to Domestic's Narcisse collection of artists' mirrors.
Not out of the woods
Growing Materials, opening in January 2008 at the VIA in Paris, demonstrates new possibilities for using renewable materials.
Matali on herself
Both valuable and useful, the collectable creations of French product designer Matali Crasset are climbing their way into design history.
Well-known anthropologist and author, Marc Augé writes about why Matali Crasset's work is hard to define in words.
Always a bastion of witty innovation, the celebrated French product designer Inga Sempé gets it right every time.
Art, fashion and social consciousness
A celebration of Lucy Orta's architectural fashion.
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