Born in Brussels in 1978, Sylvain Willenz has lived in the U.S., Belgium and the UK. Sylvain studied MA Design Products at the Royal College of Art in London, graduating in 2003. In 2004 he opened his industrial design office based in Brussels. With an approach characterized by a clear inquisitiveness for products, industry and processes, Sylvain Willenz and his team work on various projects ranging from lighting to products, IT electronics and furniture. Several of his works have also been acquired by museums to integrate into their permanent collections and archives. In 2009, leading press and institutions nominated Sylvain as Belgian Designer of the Year.