The Canadian Philippe Malouin designs a myriad of different objects such as furnishings, rugs or lamps and even whole interiors for offices, homes or shops. The all-rounder and creative mind impresses through a functional and highly aesthetic approach to his objects.
As a student he made several stops at different universities. Malouin did his bachelor degree in Design at the “Design Academy Eindhoven” and later moved on to Paris to study at the “École Nationale Supérieure de Création Industrielle”. His last stop was the University of Montreal.
He is currently based in London where he set up his own studio in 2009 after working for English designer Tom Dixon. He is also the director of POST-OFFICE, the architectural and interior-designpractice.
Philippe’s client list includes Kvadrat, Caesarstone, NextLevel galerie Paris, Gallery Fumi London, ProjectB Gallery Milan, Swarovski, Bloomberg, Aesop, Touch Digital. Philippe has won the W Hotels ‘Designer of the Future’ Award and the Wallpaper ‘Best Use of Material’ Award.
In London, where he operates his design studio, he also teaches “platform 18″ alongside Sarah van Gameren at the Royal College of Arts.
We have selected a few of his design objects which catch the beholders imagination and so also ours.