Edward Simon Dominic BARBER

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1969-04-06
Education Leeds Poly (BA), RCA (MA)
Books & Publications Publications The Design Work of Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby (2011), Ascent (2011)
Recreations N/A
Clubs N/A
Style Edward Barber, Esq, OBE
Career designer; fndr BarberOsgerby 1996-, founding dir and co-owner Universal Design Studio Ltd 2001-, founding dir and co-owner MAP 2012; clients incl: Vitra, B&B Italia, Knoll, Louis Vuitton, Flos, Venini, Cappellini; commissioned to design furniture for De La Warr Pavilion Bexhill on Sea, RIBA, Portsmouth Cathedral; commissioned to design Olympic and Paralympic Torches for London Olympics 2012, commissioned to design £2 coin commemorating the London Underground's 150th anniversary; exhibited at: V&A, Haunch of Venison London, Sotheby's London, MoMA NY, Int Furniture Fair NY, Design Museum London, Crafts Cncl London, Design Miami/Basel; work in permanent collections: V&A London, Met Museum of Art NY, Design Museum London, Art Inst of Chicago, Indianapolis Museum of Art; external examiner Royal Coll of Art; Hon DA Oxford Brookes Univ, Hon DArts Leeds Met Univ 2012; fell Ravensbourne Coll; MCSD 2003, FRSA 2005, RDI 2007; Awards incl: Best New Designer ICFF NY 1998, shortlisted for Compasso d'Oro 2004, Jerwood Prize for Applied Arts 2004, Furniture Designer of the Year Blueprint Magazine 2005, Best Product Red Dot Award 2006, Designer of Future (with Established & Sons) Basel 2006, Designers of the Year Elle Decoration 2007, Chicago Athenaeum Good Design Award 2011, D&AD Yellow Pencil 2012, Icon Magazine Design Studio of the Year 2012, World Technology Award for Design 2012, Design Museum Design of the Year and Product Design of the Year 2012, German Design Cncl German Design Award 2012, Maison & Objet Designers of the Year 2013, shortlisted for Compasso d'Oro 2013
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