Stellar, like a Star
Stellar (stĕl′ər) [derived from the Latin word Stellaris]
“Relating to, involving, or resembling a star or stars, or comparable with stars for beauty and quality”.
He began studying design in 1996, sparked by the creativity and ingenuity he displayed as a child. It soon hit home; this would become his life long passion.
His successful graduation from the Design Academy Eindhoven in 2002, set the foundations for opening his own design studio. Always seeking new challenges and inspiration, he has since steadily been working on a diverse portfolio containing lighting, furniture and interior designs for international clients, and his own collection.
His work is proof that good concepts should only exist in symbiosis with a good execution. It investigates new ways to approach the construction, functionality, and aesthetics of everyday objects and spaces. The resulting work is a combination of strong lines and subtle details, with innovative techniques and bold statements, often questioning archetypes and their interpretations by mankind.
TOOU Around the World
Brekkie Cafe, Calgary
The strong lines shared with modern fighter planes and military decorations are decontextualized and put together to form a peaceful inviting multi-functional design.
Why choose Stellar?
A shape conceived from childhood memories reinvented into a plastic chair.