furniture design

Clever Ep. 30: Brad Ascalon

Furniture and product designer Brad Ascalon calls himself a rational designer and even though he initially wanted to work in the music industry, a heart to heart with his artistic…

Clever Ep. 26: Derek Chen

Furniture designer, engineer and manufacturer Derek Chen identifies his childhood in the midwest as the origin of his love for American design, details how he transitioned from his first career…

Clever Ep. 16: Harry Allen

Product and interior designer Harry Allen shares with Amy and Jaime how his childhood in New Jersey was shaped by frequent field trips to NYC, how he collaborated with chef…

Clever Ep. 13: Tanya Aguiñiga

Mexican and American artist/designer/maker/activist Tanya Aguiñiga shares with Jaime and Amy what it was like growing up in Tijuana and crossing the US border every day to attend school in…

Clever Ep. 10: Greg Benson of Loll Designs

Designer and CEO of Loll Designs, Greg Benson, is living the good life in Duluth, MN. He shares with Jaime and Amy his trajectory from building skate parks all over…

Clever Ep. 7: Terry Crews

Actor, artist and renaissance man, Terry Crews recounts his adventures in furniture design, gets candid about his childhood ambition to escape the trap of his bleak hometown, and expounds on his…

Marcel Wanders | Designer People

Marcel Wanders | Designer People In this excerpt of Designer People, host and designer Amy Devers showcases the work and style of Dutch designer Marcel Wanders.   Designer People airs on…

Karim Rashid | Designer People

Karim Rashid | Designer People Written by Amy Devers Karim Rashid has said of his design agenda that he wishes to reach as many people as possible.  Coming from anyone else,…

Marc Newson and Amy Devers
Marc Newson | Designer People

Marc Newson | Designer People In this excerpt from Designer People episode 15, host and designer Amy Devers sheds some light on the works and style of Australian born designer…

TV Talk from Alum Amy Devers | Our RISD

TV Talk from Alum Amy Devers When Amy Devers MFA 01 FD returned to RISD as the keynote speaker at RISD by Design weekend, she came to talk about How RISD…