Michel Charlot

Michel Charlot is a Swiss industrial designer whose work prizes efficiency in conception, production and design. His practice has developed products for companies such as Vitra, Belux and Kettal, and he teaches industrial design at Lausanne University of Art and Design and the Tama Art University in Tokyo. In 2013, Charlot’s U-turn lighting for Belux won the Design Preis Schweiz and Swiss Design Award.