Known as: Famous & award winning industrial designer (The creator of 3000 designs, including projects ranging from interiors, fashion, furniture, lighting, art and music to installations; His work is featured in museums like the Museum of Modern Art in New York and the Centre Pompidou in Paris; Time magazine called him the “Most Famous Industrial Designer in All the Americas”)
More about his designs, to quote Wikipeida: “Rashid’s award winning designs include democratic objects such as the Garbo waste can and Oh Chair for Umbra, bobble water bottle, interiors such as the Morimoto restaurant, Philadelphia and Semiramis hotel, Athens and exhibitions for Deutsche Bank and Audi. Rashid has collaborated with clients to create democratic design for Method and Dirt Devil, bikes for Biomega, furniture for Artemide and Magis, brand identity for Citibank and Hyundai, high tech products for LaCie and Samsung, and luxury goods for Veuve Clicquot, Swarovski and Kenzo, to name a few.”
More Information: Karim Rashid’s Official Site, Karim Rashid’s Twitter page, Young & Pretty: Karim Rashid in his studio, Karim Rashid’s Facebook page, Time Magazine: The Poet of Plastic, Karim Rashid’s Wikipedia page
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