A 1990 graduate of Paris’ ENSCI-Les Ateliers (Paris Design Institute), Jean-Marie Massaud has become a protean creator who is internationally recognised for his work in the ﬁelds of design and architecture. Jean-Marie Massaud’s generous and streamlined designs are well-known and highly esteemed for their elegant proportions. But beyond questions of form, his quest for lightness is based on a creative synthesis of economy of means, object utility, and accuracy in the response to the
“I’m trying to ﬁnd an honest, generous path [...] with the idea that, somewhere between the hard economic data, there are users, people.”
Free from scales and domains, Jean-Marie Massaud presents innovative and progressive solutions that refresh lifestyles and systemic solutions responding to contemporary
In his mind, a project today must synthesise three broader stakes: individual and collective fulﬁlment and expression; economic and industrial concerns; and environmental matters.