After we’ve explored 100 Interior Designers and 100 Product Designers, we are now delivering a curated and unique selection featuring 100 Contemporary Designers! All the designers in this selection know how to work this specific design style and they made their careers on the basis of their understanding and treatment of what truly makes a subline contemporary look!
Didier Gomez is known for practicing a design art dedicated to well-being. His main focus is in hospitality projects, but all in all, Gomez is a very versatile designer with a clear passion for contemporary functionality! With over thirty years of experience in the design industry, Gomez is now a marking figure in the panorama of French interior design and his work is well respected all over the world.
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Emiliano Salci and Britt Moran are the founders of DIMORESTUDIO, one of the most iconic design studios of Italy and Milan. Precursors of the famed Italian Design Style, DIMORESTUDIO’s approach to design is to create a narration, an evocative setting that maintains the connection with the past, not only emphasizing the specific features that have made a particular object recognizable through times but also giving life to a specific atmosphere. Their amazing design projects always have sumptuous ambiances with many design references from the past – not always so discernible. They are proof of their own sapient rediscovery and reuse of great design classics.
Founded by renowned interior designers, Jamie Drake and Caleb Anderson, the New York-based design studio Drake/Anderson is famous for creating luxury and refined projects that result in sophisticated pied-à-Terre interiors. All of their luxury interiors feature the unique vision of both interior designers. Drake is considered as one of the first designers to popularize Modernism in interior design, beginning in the 1980s. On the other hand, Anderson is lauded for his layered approach to interiors and the confidence with which he juxtaposes a variety of historical periods from the design continuum.
The work of Domoff Interiors represents a unique, author’s vision for comfortable contemporary work and life. Their interiors are created to delight the clients every day, emphasizing their individuality and filling the room with a cozy atmosphere and comfort. Domoff portfolio includes some of the most exclusive interior designs for real estate in Russia, France, Germany or Kazakhstan, but Domoff is a global enterprise that is taking contemporary notions to a whole new level!
Famed Dutch designer Eric Kuster has come to conquer the world of interior design. He is known for his own design style, being the master of it (Metropolitan Luxury) and nobody can take that place away from him! But what is Metropolitan Luxury? We can define it as a spin-off of the traditional contemporary look where the most exclusive interior design products, from fabrics and furniture, are used in unison to recreate a sense of city luxury living! No wonder that Kuster has a strong passion for original craftsmanship products because they are clearly the basis of his unique trademark style!
Based in Chelsea, London, Elicyon is a multi-award winning luxury interior design studio with a clear vision and a definitive mission that inspires them to always strive to create unique and exclusive environments for private individuals and developers. Elicyon’s design projects are just as eclectic as their clientele, but what stands the most in this amazing design studio is their clear passion for mixing contemporary details with a neutral palette that reinforces the simplicity of high-end luxury!
Known for being the chosen designer of megastar Drake, Ferris Rafauli is also one of the top interior designers and builders in Canada. He specializes in ultra-luxury homes and lifestyle creations that showcase a strong and powerful contemporary style with opulent details. Seamlessly integrating timeless architecture and sumptuous interior designs in each estate, Rafauli personally designs all elements of his homes, from the elevations, to the floor plans, to the interiors and the fine furnishings to the landscaping.
Frank de Biasi’s career began at Christie’s New York in 1987 where he forged a love for contemporary art and the history of design appraising fine art and antiques. It was only in 2006 that he founded the Frank de Biasi Interiors, his own design studio that allowed him to spread his contemporary passion all over the design world with complete liberty. With commercial and residential projects in Europe, America and the Middle East, Frank’s signature style blends the chic sophistication of many worldly cultures. He works across a range of design vernaculars to transform a fantasy home into a contemporary reality.
When you think of contemporary interiors, it’s very likely that one of the first names that come to mind is the one of Francis Sultana, the go-to interior designer for international collectors, many of whom have major contemporary art and design collections. Loved for his unique ability to merge the residential requirements of a domestic space with often large-scale visual art, sculpture and installation pieces, Sultana’s works are recognized worldwide because all of them feature that distinctive design signature style that we call all relate to Sultana’s passion for contemporary environments and art.
French design legend François Catroux is one of the few designers that have that unique ability to transforms a standard room into a warm, eclectic, and exquisite design experience that stands out due to its uniqueness! He’s recognized for naturally combining modern and vintage design trends, giving an authentic touch. He is known for focusing on using the most over-the-top and eccentric pieces which are able to transform any room, from a living room to a study.