Swiss Federal Design Awards 2015
attributed to Julie Richoz & Brynjar Sigurðarson


Our designers Julie Richoz and Brynjar Sigurðarson, are awarded the 2015 Swiss Federal Design Awards.

« Julie Richoz, 1990, lives and works in Paris. She is a master of playing with space, emptiness and depth. Her objects play with the surroundings, which they take in and subtly change. The permeability of and object is as equally important as its physical presence. All her works are grounded in a delicate poetry. The jury was enraptured.»

« Brynjar Sigurðarson, 1986, lives and works in Lausanne. The polyvalent field study in a fishing village in the northeast of Iceland by Sigurðarson is a compelling exploration of knotting techniques and their aesthetic and semiotic qualities. The stringent analysis of manufactured and found objects and the film produced by the designer both won over the jury.»

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