Receiving a Master of Arts degree from Belgium’s Royal Academy of Arts, Paul Delaisse’s designs are rooted in nature and the ideas surrounding green design. His works range from private pieces found in galleries to functional furniture for everyday living. His work demonstrates his ability to combine form and function, and employs natural materials to achieve elegant, organic design.
Axel Enthoven is a graduate of The Netherlands’ Design Academy Eindhoven and Japan’s Salesian Polytechnic. He established his design studio, Enthoven Associates Design Consultants (EADC) after completing his studies. His team has won numerous awards, including the Red Dot and iF design awards. In 2004, he was presented with the Henry van de Welde award for his pioneering work in design. Enthoven was a guest professor of product development at the Artesis Hogenschool in Antwerp, Belgium, and taught design for 24 years at his alma mater, Design Academy Eindhoven.