Karim Rashid is one of the most prolific designers of his generation. Over 4000 projects in production, over 300 awards and work in over 40 countries attest to Karim's design legend.
His luxury goods award winning projects for Christofle, Veuve Clicquot and Alessi, democratic products for Umbra, Bobble and 3M, furniture for Bonaldo and Vondom, lighting for Artemide and Fontana Arte, high tech products for Asus and Samsung, surface design for Marburg and Abet Laminati, brand identity for Citibank and Sony Ericsson and packaging for Method, Paris Baguette, Kenzo and Hugo Boss.
Karim's touch expands beyond interior products such as Morimoto restaurant, Philadelphia; Hotel Semiramis, Athens; nhow hotel, Berlin; Universita metro station, Naples and set-up project for Deutsche Bank and Audi.
Karim's work is featured in 20 permanent collections and exhibits works of art in galleries around the world. Karim is a perennial winner of the Red Dot award, the Chicago Athenaeum Good Design award, the I. D. Magazine Annual Design Review, the IDSA Industrial Design Excellence award.
He holds honorary doctorates from OCAD, Toronto and Corcoran College of Art & Design, Washington. Karim has appeared in magazines and books including Time, Vogue, Esquire, GQ, Wallpaper, and countless others.
Karim's latest monograph, XX (Design Media Publishing, 2015), features 400 pages of works selected over the past 20 years.