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Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec

b. 1971 et 1976

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Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec

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Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec

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Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec

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Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec

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Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec

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Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec

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Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec

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Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec

Biography

Ronan (born 1971) and Erwan Bouroullec (born 1976) are brothers and designers based in Paris. They have been working together for about fifteen years bonded by diligence and challenged by their distinct personalities. Their studio is based in Paris and their team numbers around six people.

In 1997, they were spotted by Cappellini, giving them their first industrial design projects. They began working with the Galerie kreo in 2000 and had their first solo show there in 2001. Issey Miyake then hired them to design the boutique to house his new collection « A-Poc »...

Ronan (born 1971) and Erwan Bouroullec (born 1976) are brothers and designers based in Paris. They have been working together for about fifteen years bonded by diligence and challenged by their distinct personalities. Their studio is based in Paris and their team numbers around six people.

In 1997, they were spotted by Cappellini, giving them their first industrial design projects. They began working with the Galerie kreo in 2000 and had their first solo show there in 2001. Issey Miyake then hired them to design the boutique to house his new collection « A-Poc ». They met then Rolf Felhbaum, President of Vitra, and worked on a new office system entitled « Joyn ». Since then, they have gone on to work with Artek, Alessi, Axor Hansgrohe, Cappellini, Established & Sons, Flos, Hay, Kettal, Kvadrat, Kartell, Glas Italia, Ligne Roset, Magis, Iittala, Mattiazzi, Mutina, Nani Marquina, Samsung and Vitra.

Their work has covered many field ranging from the design of small objects as jewellery to spatial arrangements and architecture, from craftsmanship to industrial scale, from drawings to videos and photography. The designers also maintain an experimental activity with Gallery kreo, which is also essential to the development of their work.

Designs of the Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec are part of select international museums’ permanent collections such as the Musée National d’Art Moderne – Centre Pompidou and the musée des Arts décoratifs in Paris, the MoMA in New York, the Art Institute of Chicago, the Design Museum in London, and the Museum Boijmans van Beuningen in Rotterdam.

Several monographic exhibitions have been devoted to their work: «Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec» at the Design Museum, London (2002) and «Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec» at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (2004), «Album» at the Vitra Design Museum (2012) and «Bivouac» at the Centre Pompidou Metz (2011) and then at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago (2012-2013). In 2013, the musée des Arts décoratifs, Paris presented «Momentané» and more recently (2015) they unveiled «17 Screens» exhibition at Tel Aviv Museum of Art.

A comprehensive monograph was released in 2012, Works, Phaidon Press. In 2013, under the art direction of Cornel Windlin, the editor JRP Ringier published a 864-page paperback entitled Drawing book, that collects more than 850 drawings that Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec made between 2005 and 2012. In the past, two monographs have been published : Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec published by Phaidon Press (2003) and Ronan et Erwan Bouroullec – Catalogue de Raison (Paris: Images Modernes / kreo, 2002).

Photo credits: © Ola Rindal

Exhibitions

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Group Show

March 23 - May 08, 2021

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December 12, 2020 - March 22, 2021

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December 11, 2020 - April 01, 2021

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Group Show

September 25 - December 24, 2019

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Fair

March 16 - March 24, 2019

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Solo Show

March 01 - May 13, 2019

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Solo Show

February 28 - April 09, 2019

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Group Show

September 27 - November 17, 2018

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Fair

June 12 - June 17, 2018

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May 04 - May 06, 2018

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March 08 - March 18, 2018

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December 05 - December 10, 2017

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Solo Show

November 17, 2017 - February 02, 2018

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Group Show

September 13 - November 04, 2017

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Fair

May 04 - May 08, 2017

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April 07 - July 30, 2017

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March 22 - March 26, 2017

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March 09 - March 19, 2017

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February 01 - March 18, 2017

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January 19 - March 25, 2017

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Solo Show

November 17, 2016 - January 14, 2017

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Solo Show

November 04, 2016 - January 18, 2017

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Fair

October 04 - October 09, 2016

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Solo Show

September 29 - November 05, 2016

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Group Show

September 12 - October 22, 2016

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June 13 - June 19, 2016

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January 13 - January 17, 2016

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November 20, 2015 - January 30, 2016

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March 25 - May 23, 2015

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November 05 - December 20, 2014

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September 17 - October 30, 2014

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September 06 - October 31, 2014

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May 23 - July 26, 2014

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May 21 - July 26, 2014

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March 22 - June 01, 2013

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November 29, 2012 - January 19, 2013

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January 12 - March 03, 2012

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February 10 - May 15, 2011

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Solo Show

April 24 - July 22, 2010

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September 12 - October 31, 2009

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June 13 - July 25, 2009

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September 13 - November 22, 2008

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January 26 - March 08, 2008

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September 08 - October 13, 2007

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June 02 - July 13, 2007

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April 21 - May 26, 2007

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May 28 - July 23, 2005

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January 08 - February 26, 2005

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April 24 - May 29, 2004

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November 15 - December 20, 2003

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September 13 - October 31, 2003

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March 01 - April 19, 2003

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November 09 - December 21, 2002

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May 31 - July 28, 2001

Films

Lecteur vidéo

Les frères Bouroullec en image