Harmonie aus Kontrasten
Das Londoner Designerduo Doshi Levien war der diesjährige Ehrengast der Stockholm Furniture Fair. Wir haben Nipa Doshi und Jonathan Levien in ihrem selbstentworfenen Ausstellungspavillon auf der Messe getroffen.
Doshi Levien Design Office
49 Columbia Road
T: +44 (0)20 7739 3631
Doshi Levien is an internationally acclaimed design studio founded by
designers Nipa Doshi and Jonathan Levien. Nipa grew up in India and
studied design at the National Institute of Design, founded on the
manifesto by Charles and Ray Eames. Jonathan trained in fine cabinet
making followed by industrial design. They met at the Royal College of
Art and have been working together for over 10 years in their London
Nipa and Jonathan bring together many worlds in their work. Nipa’s approach is rooted in her plural upbringing and astute eye for visual culture. Jonathan’s approach is rooted in industrial precision, combined with the sensuality of a makers hand and deep understanding of materials. Working across disciplines and industries, Doshi Levien’s work celebrates the hybrid and explores the coming together of cultures, technology, industrial design and fine craftsmanship. They have created work for industry leaders Moroso, Kvadrat, B&B italia, Cappellini, Camper, Swarovski, Galerie Kreo, museums and cultural institutions.