Kevin Gouriou

Designer Kevin Gouriou is driven by a passion for craft.

Kevin Gouriou is a designer and a craftsman currently living and working in Älmhult for IKEA of Sweden. In 2007, he became passionate about creating objects and proceeded to study design.


In 2009 he started an apprenticeship in metalwork in order to fulfill his need to do something with his hands. In 2014 he furthered his studies in design and completed a Masters degree at ECAL/University of Art and Design Lausanne, Switzerland.

He joined the IKEA design team in 2016 and is one of the Scandinavian designers who worked on its first African collection - ÖVERALLT.