Adrien Gardère

Adrien Gardère works throughout the world (France, Italy, United States of America, India, Egypt, Indonesia, Canada) creating a strong and relevant dialogue between traditional know-how and contemporary lifestyles. His work demonstrates a strong determination to find solutions in which innovation and comfort, intuitive understanding and emotion, scientific expertise and educational value can coexist. While working on various projects, Adrien Gardère has demonstrated his great adaptability to foreign countries and cultures and his ability to communicate effectively with industrials, craftsmen, business people, museum curators, scientists and experts. His professional approach has met with global success in projects ranging from furniture, lighting and product design, to exhibition and museum design. The Studio's design products are in the permanent design collection of several museums around the world : Musée des Arts décoratifs de Paris; Design Museum do Belem, Lisboa, Portugal; Fond National d'art contemporain, France. In the field of museography, the Studio has designed the Musée du Louvre-Lens in the north of France (2012) , the Cairo Islamic Art Museum in Egypt (2010), and is currently designing the future Aga Khan Museum in Toronto (2013), the future Roman Antiquities Museum of Narbonne in France, as well as all the exhibitions of the International Festivals of the Kennedy Center in Washington DC.