Rainville - Sangaré
Lambert Rainville and Nicholas Sangaré founded their eponymous design office in 2015. Both are industrial design graduates from University of Montreal. They have a scalable approach and work to create spaces, imagine furniture and design products with a special focus towards local industry. Nicholas is also an architectural technologist and Lambert is a design products graduate from the Royal College of Art in London.
Photo : Cooper & O'Hara
Canadian designer Geof Lilge founded DIV.12 in 2017. Following Industrial Design studies at the University of Alberta, Geof co-founded Pure Design, an award-winning contemporary furniture manufacturer which was distributed globally. As Design Director, Geof collaborated with many internationally acclaimed designers to develop a collection that was awarded an ICFF Editors Award for Furniture and culminated with a listing in the MoMA Design Encyclopedia. In 2010 hecreated the housewares brand OnOurTable and currently serves as its Creative Director.