Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby
The duo of designers based in the East of London, formed by Edward Barber & Jay Osgerby is recognized for its innovative industrial designs and Interior.After studying architecture together at the Royal College of Art in London, founded BarberOsgerby in 1996. Since then, they have designed collections for the great design as Giulio Cappellini, Magis, Benini, Swarovski, Flos and Vitra; they have collaborated with Levis and Coca-Cola; they have designed the first Stella McCartney store in New York; they have been awarded with many prestigious awards, among others, the Jerwood of the arts applied for the furniture Prize, "" designers of the future"" of Design Miami 2006, and were recently named Royal Designer for industry by the Royal Society of arts. BarberOsgerby rugs embody the innovative duo's approach to the design and its innovative design. In 2010, The Rug Company launched its first collection of rugs for kids: Owl, Snake, Butterfly and Fishes have been masterfully designed, with lasting appeal to children and adults alike.The work of BarberOsgerby is in many permanent collections included the of the Victoria and Albert Museum of London, of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York and the Museum of design in London. BarberOsgerby have recently been hired to design the Olympic torch relay for London 2012.