A large part of the process is one little detail. Often, this comes out of making a small experiment, rather than a whole design. Once we find one thing that’s interesting, we find an application where it could exist or be. — Philippe Malouin
Philippe Malouin holds a bachelor’s degree in Design from the Design Academy Eindhoven and also studied at the Ecole Nationale Superieure de Creation Industrielle in Paris and University Montreal. He set up his studion in 2009 after working for English designer Tom Dixon. The director of POST-OFFICE, the architectural and interiors design practice, Malouin’s diverse portfolio includes tables, rugs, chairs, lights, art objects and installations. His client list includes: Marsotto Edizioni, Resident, OTHR, Hem, Ace hotel, Matter-Made, Established & Sons, Roll & Hill, 1882 ltd., Kvadrat, Umbra Shift, Caesarstone, IZE, Swarovski, Bloomberg, Aesop, Tough Digital. Malouin has won the W Hotels ‘Designer of the Future’ Award, the Wallpaper ‘Best Use of Material’ Award, Elle Decor International Design Awards ‘2018 Designer of the Year’, and Wallpaper ‘Designer of the Year 2018’. Malouin lives and works in London, where he operates his award-winning multidisciplinary interior design company, POST-OFFICE.