Nationality / Swiss
Born in 1981
Adrien Rovero, already the holder of a CFC in interior design and a Bachelor in industrial design, received his Master diploma in industrial design in 2006 from the Ecole Cantonale d’Art de Lausanne, ECAL (where he is now teaching) and open adrien rovero studio the same year. Since then, he has a double activity of research and industrial production by associating the market and institution context. Exhibited in galleries such as Kreo (Paris), Libby Sellers (London), Ormond gallery (Geneva) and working for institution like Grand Hornu (Belgium), le 104 (Paris),Villa Noailles (F) and collaborate with established brand like Hermès,…
He work for international design companies like Droog Design (NL), Dim (D),Suck (UK), Domestic (FR) & Campeggi (IT). His work is based on a precise observation of elementary needs, where everything is excuse for speculations, with hypotheses and imagination. With force details, he brings together use ,commonplace and extraordinary, he brings unexpected solutions simple and relevant. Mentionned in the international press, Adrien Rovero has been awarded a number of prizes including the D&AD Nesta product Innovation Awards for 2003 and 2004, the jury prize at the Villa Noailles in France (2006) and the Swiss federal prize in 2007.
He works has been collected by public collections of the Musée National d’Art Moderne/Centre Georges Pompidou(Paris), the Grand Hornu (B) et the Mudac (Lausanne).
Official website: http://www.adrienrovero.com