Constantinos Hoursoglou

Constantinos Hoursoglou

Constantinos Hoursoglou was born in Athens in 1972.

He studied Industrial Design in the UK and received his Masters from the Royal College of Art.

Upon his graduation from the RCA he worked for Minalle Tatersfield in London then in New York for Ayse Birsel and then Karim Rashid as Design Director.

Since September 2002 he runs his own design studio (chd industrial & product design) in Athens and in September 2007 also in Geneva where he currently leaves and works.

In October 2013 he co-founded shibui (www.shibui.ch) with Thanasis Babalis.

He has taught at the Product and Systems Design Department of the University of Aegean from September 2002 to July 2006 as well as AKTO for several years.

He has received a series of awards among which a Red Dot in 2011 and twice the Walker of Tomorrow award by Johnnie Walker.