Ross LOVEGROVE

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1958-08-16
Education St Cyres Comp Sch Penarth, Cardiff Coll of Art & Design, Manchester Poly (BA), RCA (MDes)
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Style Ross Lovegrove, Esq
Career designer: Frogdesign Germany 1983-84 (projects incl: Apple Computers, Sony Walkman, AEG Telefunken and Louis Vuitton Luggage), Knoll International Paris 1984-86, Atelier De Nimes 1984, fndr ptnr Lovegrove & Brown 1986-90, fndr Lovegrove Studio X 1990- (clients incl: Knoll International, BA, Louis Vuitton, Hermes, Cappellini SPA, Connolly Leathers, London Underground, Apple Computers, Herman Miller, Luceplan, Driade Spa, Alessi Spa, Olympus Optical, Samsonite, Tag Heuer, Peugeot, Acco USA); winner: Oggetti Per Domus award for the pocket disc camera and film cassette system 1984, first prize (product design) Creative Review Pantone Colour awards, winner of ID of N America Award by the IDSA 1993, jt winner CSD Minerva Awards for FO8 chair 1994, shortlisted to final five of the BBC Design Awards 1994, winner of Grunen Point Award Stuttgart Design Centre 1994; work featured in various jls incl: Axis, Form, Intramuros, Design Week, Blueprint, L'Architecture d'Aujourd'hui, Domus, Architectural Review, Sunday Times, Financial Times, ID Magazine, New Scientist, The Independent, Design Report, Interni Magazine, Washington Post, New York Times, Architektur und Wohnen; exhibitions incl: Mondo Materials (California) 1989-90, Synthetic Visions (V&A London) 1990, 91 Objects by 91 Designers (Gallery 91 NY) 1991, Conran Fndn Collection, curator of first permanent collection London Design Museum 1993, Industrial Elegance (Guggenheim Museum NY) 1993, Mutant Materials (MOMA NY) 1995, FO8 (Stockholm) 1996, Ross Lovegrove Objects (Tokyo, Cologne) 1996, Design Highlights from Great Britain (Danish Museum of Decorative Art) 1997; visiting lectr at: RCA London, Ecole Cammondo Paris, ADI Milan, Univ of Aberdeen, Domus Acad; TV and radio: Late Show BBC 2, The Changing Domestic Landscape (LBC Design Week interview with Ken Grange), Ross Lovegrove Industrial Designer (BBC Wales interview)
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