Hella Jongerius/Louise Schouwenberg

Hella Jongerius: Misfit is a detailed survey of the work of Dutch product designer Hella Jongerius (b. 1963). Jongerius studied Industrial Design at the Eindhoven Design Academy and graduated in 1993. She came to prominence very soon after graduating, with a series of her designs being produced by the influential Dutch conceptual design collective Droog Design. She started her own design company, Jongeriuslab, in 1993 in Rotterdam, and in 2008 moved to Berlin. She has collaborated with many prestigious manufacturers, including Vitra, Royal Tichelaar Makkum and Swarovski, and her work is held in the collections of MoMA, the Stedelijk Museum and the Design Museum in London, amongst many others. Jongerius designs a range of products, including furniture, lighting, textiles and glassware but has a particular interest in ceramics. Louise Schouwenberg (nacido el 23 de enero de 1954, Belfeld ) estudió psicología en la Universidad de Radboud Nijmegen , escultura en la Academia Gerrit Rietveld de Amsterdam, y filosofía en la Universidad de Amsterdam. Trabajó como artista visual desde 1985-2003. Desde entonces, su objetivo principal ha sido el arte y la teoría del diseño.