HIMSELF ‘Products have a habit of disappearing because of their functionality. I want to prevent this by giving products an additional value. This value is the story behind the product’ Products created out of love for surprises, curiosity and beauty. New products for a new period in time.
Frederik Roijé was born on june 14, 1978, in the eastern part of the Netherlands. He graduated in 2001 from the renowned Design Academy in Eindhoven. Here his preference to interior products was already visible. During his studies Frederik did his internships at prestigious designstudios as Piero Lissoni, Milan and Marcel Wanders, Amsterdam. In 2003 he started his own design studio based in Amsterdam.A studio specialized in interior and product design, where concept and renewal are main points. In 2012 Frederik has co-founded New Duivendrecht, the newest manufacturer of contemporary furniture from the Netherlands. As the Art Director of the brand he is responsible for composing and expanding the collection. Worldwide attention has been given to his designs.The famous Droog Design took designs of Frederik Roijé in their collection. Recently works of Frederik Roijé could be seen in several museums and important design events in Milan, Prague, Sweden, Tokyo, London, New York and Amsterdam.
AWARDS - 1st prize, Elle Decoration Talent Award by Cappellini, Amsterdam, 2012. 1st prize, competition interiordesign, Aalsmeer, 2002.
NOMINATED - The Dutch Design Awards, lampscapes, Eindhoven, 2005. The Dutch Design Awards, storylines, Eindhoven, 2005. 100% tiles Londen, tile lamp, Londen, 2004
COLLECTIONS - Amsterdam Museum, Metrobowl Amsterdam, Amsterdam 2012. Gardiner Museum, Spineless Lamps, Toronto, 2008. Droog Design, Spineless Lamps, Amsterdam, 2003. Stedelijk Museum s-Hertogenbosch, Lucky Charms, s-Hertogenbosch, 2003. Museum van Bommel van Dam, Spineless Lamps, Venlo, 2003.