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Basic Thermos, 1990 (with Julian Brown)
Go chair
Ross Lovegrove

Born in 1958 Cardiff, Wales

. graduated from Manchester Polytechnic, UK as an industrial designer in 1980,
. received MA degree from Royal College of Art, London in 1983,
. worked for Frogdesign and designed Sony walkmans, AEG and Apple during 1980s, between 1984-1987 worked for Knoll international, Paris,
. consultant designer for Louis Vuitton, Cacharel, Dupont and Hermes through Atelier de Nimes with its co-members Philippe Starck, Jean Nouvel, Martine Bedin, Gerard Barrau, 
. established Lovegrove-Brown design office in1987, office (and partnership) worked until 1990.
. founded his own design office, Studio X based in London in 1990 and since then designing for Knoll, Driade, Connolly, Cappellini, Arteluce, British Airways, Parker Pens, Kartell, Ceccotti, Phillips, Apple, Olympus, Luceplan, Tag Heuer, Fratelli Guzzini, Herman Miller and Moroso,
. curated the first permanent collection at the London Design Museum in 1993,
. his works exhibited Copenhagen, Stockholm, Tokyo, Yamagiwa Corporation and Idee,
. creating works influenced by ecological issues and Green Design movement.

Famous Works:
Basic Thermos, 1990 (with Julian Brown) for Alfi Zitzmann
Crop armchair, 1996 for Fasem
Eye digital camera, 1996 for Olympus
Bone, 1996
John II stapler, 1997 for Acco
Ty Nant water bottle, 1998
Pod lens lamp, 1998 for Unica
925 Brasilia, 2003
SystemX light, 2005 for Yamagiwa
Built-in bath mixer with handshower, 2005 for Vitra
Swarovski Crystal Aerospace, solar powered car, 2006

- www.rosslovegrove.co.uk

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