The career of brothers Ronan (1971) and Erwan (1976) Bouroullec gained renown steadily from its early stages. Italian designer Cappellini discovered them in 1997, and after working with Galerie Kreo, Issey Miyake, or Rolf Fehlbaum (Vitra Chairman), prominent firms like Alessi, Hansgrohe, or Samsung started commissioning designs from them. Despite this they keep running their studio of around six collaborators, developing a variety of works, from jewelry to larger architectural interventions. In either small pieces of craftsmanship or industrialized works, color, originality, and inventiveness are their signature features.
Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec
In Cloth We Trust
After fifteen years working together, the two brothers are prolific authors of design pieces, some of which are displayed at museums like the Pompidou in Paris or the MoMA in New York.