Adrien Rovero

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Born in 1981, Adrien Rovero holds a Master’s in Industrial Design from the ECAL/University of art and design Lausanne Switzerland. Active in the realms of product and exhibition design, he opened his studio in Renens in 2006.
The Centre Georges Pompidou (Paris), the Grand-Hornu Images (Belgium), the CNAP (France), the Museum für Gestaltung (Switzerland) and the mudac (Lausanne) have acquired works by this young designer to add to their collections

What was your latest book discovery? What are your favorite books of all time?

It is not a recent one, but I enjoy it! it is: Nouvelles sous ecstasy from Frédéric Beigbeder. My favourite book is L'écume des jours from Boris Vian

Most visited blogs, websites? : 

I kind of like Sight Unseen and I love the flow of NASA instagram


What apps do you use the most and why?

and Dropbox;-)

Whats currently on your playlist?

Tout est magnifique by Jacques
Fancy by Isaac Delusion
Headson by Kazy Lambist
Blow Up by Kid Francescoli
Shaman - Morse
Poésies by CHATON
Uncatena by Sylvan Esso
Love a Stranger by Warhaus
London Bridges by Grandbrothers
Song for Zula by Phosphorescent

What records would you recommend to hear?

Dilation by Grandbrothers
Richard D. James Album by Aphex Twin
People's Instinctive Travels and the Paths of Rythym by A Tribe Called Quest

Which artists working today do you admire most?

Nicolas Party
Olafur Eliasson
Erwin Wurm


Who are you following?


What tools do you use in your work?

Basic software for 2d and 3d
I love spending time in my workshop with my cnc and regular tools

What magazines / newspapers do you read regularly?


What are your favorite gadgets?

Bose noise reduction headphones


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Portrait image by © James Chiang