Richard Hutten, Dutch, born in 1967, graduated from The Design Academy Eindhoven in 1991. That same year he founded his design studio specialised in product and interior design. He was one of the founding members of Droog Design, a Dutch collective who changed the field of design since it’s appearance in 1993. Nowadays, Hutten is one of the most influential Dutch designers. He is known for his conceptual yet playful designs. Of his famous Dombo mug over one million pieces got sold world wide. Many of his clients are leaders in their field. To name a few: Moooi, Moroso, Offecct, Skultuna, Muji, Artifort, Gispen. His works can be found in over 40 museums in the world, including MoMA New York, Victoria & Albert Museum London, Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam and Vitra Designmuseum, Weil am Rhein. Richard works and lives in Rotterdam and is the father of 3 sons.
Qeeboo is an Italian brand that produces furnishings and accessories, created and launched in 2016 by Stefano Giovannoni. His objects are emotional and narrative openly non-bourgeois and within everyone's reach; once created, they are entrusted to our interpretation so that they acquire a new life. Qeeboo takes up and reinterprets the icons of our imagination in a fantastic key and dresses them with an unexpected original patina made of emotion and imagination, presenting a collection of beautiful, ironic, and surprising objects. Extraordinary objects created under the careful direction of Stefano Giovannoni in collaboration with the most eclectic international designers, integrating different styles and characters in a playful-narrative approach.