In his designs Marcel Wanders often mixes innovative materials and techniques with references to well known historical styles and archetypes, so users can easily connect to the pieces, enjoying them for a long time and in doing so create sustainable surroundings. In Marcel Wanders co-founded the successful design label Moooi, of which he is also Art Director.
Under the creative leadership of Marcel Wanders, who is supported by Gabriele Chiave sincethe multi-disciplinary team of 40 breathes creativity across a multitude of projects.
Marcel Wanders is shaping the design industry and advocating for a more romantic and humanistic design thinking.
With each new project, Marcel Wanders defies design dogma, preferring to focus instead on the holistic, romantic, surreal, archetypical, rather than the technocratic.
In this universe, the coldness of industrialism is replaced instead by the poetry, fantasy and romance of different ages, vividly brought to life in the contemporary moment.
Marcel Wanders' work excites, provokes and polarises, but never fails to surprise, to celebrate and entertain. Regarded by many as an anomaly in the design world, it is his mission to create an environment of love, live with passion and make our most exciting dreams come true.
Our Services From product- to interior design, and art direction, Marcel Wanders designs for international world-renowned clients based on mutual respect and collaboration. Like Marcel Wanders, every brand has its own heritage, its own DNA, with that the studio fuses the best of two worlds to create a new extraordinary reality.
Based on its 3D, and conceptual design expertise, Marcel Wanders brings to life smart and innovative products, multi-sensory hospitality interiors, surprising in-flight tableware, sophisticated cosmetics, private homes, and so much more.
Eliminating the boundaries of traditional thinking Marcel Wanders proposes bold, beautiful solutions that touch the hearts and minds of people.
Amsterdam Marcel Wanders opened his studio in in Amsterdam and is since located in the pulsating heart of the Jordaan neighbourhood. Though the studio was born in Amsterdam, none of its people is born local.
Therefore, while living here, it is our honour and pleasure to contribute to this great humanistic city and give back the best we can give. THNKSchool for Creative Leadership, and the Club of Twelve represent additional intellectual circles and think-tanks that push city-minded cultural initiatives, of which Marcel Wanders is co-founder and plays a key role.
As owner of MOOOI, Marcel Wanders finds ways to create a humanistic romantic undogmatic design universe, to nurture designers and their work, and together be an unstoppable force in the war against design fundamentalism.
Hit enter to search or ESC to close No match found, try again.Get acquainted with one room by Marcel Wanders and the rest are instantly recognizable. Marcel Wanders’s subversive, often humorous designs combine the innovative with the commonplace.
The Knotted Chair (), his best-known work, was the product of a collaboration with Delft Technical University’s aviation srmvision.comality: Dutch.
In Wanders co-founded the design label Moooi, of which he is co-owner and art director. In in Wanders works as product and interior designer and art director work in his Powerhouse studio with around 50 international design srmvision.comtion: Product designer, Interior designer, Architect.
Marcel Wanders has won several distinctions for his work, including the Kho Liang Prize and the Rotterdam Design Prize.
Examples of his work are on show at the Museum of Modern Art, New York, and the San Francisco Modern Art Museum. Marcel Wanders is a leading product and interior design studio located in the creative capital of Amsterdam, with over 1, + iconic product and interior design experiences all around the globe for private clients and premium brands such as Alessi, Baccarat, Bisazza, Christofle, Kosé Corporation/Cosme Decorté, Flos, KLM, Hyatt Hotels Corporation, LH&E Group, Louis Vuitton, .
- Marcel Wanders When designing the Troy chair for Magis, his goal was to combine modern design with classical influence. “I think it is a lovely balance between old and new,” he says.