Toan Nguyen was born in Paris in 1969 and graduated in Industrial Design at ENSCI - Les Ateliers in Paris, in 1995. After various experiences in Paris and Barcelona, notably with Alberto Lievore, he moved to Milan pursuing his career with Antonio Citterio as head of design and design partner, co-signing over ten years more than forty products for international brands like Axor-Hansgrohe, B&B Italia, Flos, Iittala, Kartell, Technogym and Vitra, amongst others, before founding his own design office in 2008.
Immersed in Italian design culture for more than twenty years, he establishes a unique dialogue with brands, their processes and teams. With a resolutely multidisciplinary approach, today his office is focused on design in all its aspects, from product development to art direction, in partnership with leading international companies based in Europe, North America and Asia such as Dedon, Laufen, Fendi Casa, Coalesse, Studio TK, Vibia, Viccarbe, Walter Knoll, Lema, Busnelli amongst others.
Toan Nguyen has received numerous awards for his designs, including Red Dot Design Award, Best of Neocon Award, ISH Design Plus Award, the Archiproducts Design Awards first prize, the Interior Design’s HiP Award, The Interior Design’s Best of Year Awards and recently, the Chicago Athenaeum’s Good Design Award.