Olivier Droillard

 

Olivier Droillard worked in upholstery and textiles before debuting as a designer at Hidden Art’s award-winning stand at 100% Design in September 2005. He also exhibited at the Chelsea Crafts Fair in October 2005 where he received an Elle Decoration Future Classic Award.
Characterised by an elegant and sometimes striking use of colours, his Tables and Wall hangings are made up of a modular system of boxes that can perform various functions.
Exploring the ideas of collecting, finding and surprise, they invite us to recognise the critical contribution emotion makes to our response to a form or space.
Since exhibiting at Milan’s Salone Satellite in April 2006, Olivier has worked
With Harrods and Habitat.  

 Education
2002-04 City & Guilds Certificate in Creative Studies Soft-Furnishings Part 2   Part-Time London Metropolitan University
1998-2001 Degree of Master of Arts by Project in Art, Design, and Visual Culture London Guildhall University
1999-2001 City & Guilds Certificate in Creative Studies Soft-Furnishings Part 1
City & Guilds Certificate in Upholstery                        London Guildhall University

Recent Exhibitions
2007 ‘Urban Field’, The Devon Guild of Craftsmen, Devon,UK
2006 ‘Salone Satellite’ with Hidden Art, Milan, Italy.
‘Creative Links Expo’ :06, London, UK.
‘By Harrods’ Gallery, London,UK
2005 100% Design  with Hidden  Art, London, UK.

Awards
One of the designers on the Hidden Art stand who collectively won the Blueprint Award for Best Contribution to 100% Design in September 2005
The ELLE Decoration Future Classic Award at The Chelsea Crafts Fair  2005
Shortlisted for the Award of “Best Press  Profile “At the Hidden Art Annual Awards 2005
Shortlisted At the Hidden Art Annual Awards 2006
-  Best Press Profile
-  Best Active Member

 

Exhibitions

Archive

2007

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