Ineke Hans

Dutch designer Ineke Hans (b. 1966) works with product design as well as spatial and architectural projects. Her designs investigate the psychological roots of products. She plays with the interaction between people, objects and space. Hans has been valued for her down-to-earth and hybrid design approach with a focus on detail, function and clarity. Ineke Hans graduated from the Academy of Arts Arnhem and Royal College of Art in London. In 1998, she set up her own studio INEKEHANSARNHEM in The Netherlands. Her work has received prestigious international design awards including several Red Dot and Design Plus awards. Her designs can be found in e.g. V&A Museum London, Museé des Arts Decoratives Paris, Stedelijk Museum Armsterdam, The Art Institute of Chicago. Along with Iittala, her international clients include e.g. Arco, Cappellini, Magis, Offecct, Royal Ahrend and RoyalVKB.