With a fascination for Industrial standards, Julien Renault is inspired by the beauty found in everyday objects and the traces of manufacturing processes.
Based in Brussels, Julien Renault develops furniture and objects for furniture and design brands. Additionally, the studio engages in works of creative direction and photography for various design companies and designers.
Julien Renault’s quality standards and sensibility have been moulded through his formation. Julien was trained as an industrial designer in ESAD Design & Art School. He worked at studio Bouroullec in Paris and graduated in Product Design at ECAL in Lausanne (2009). He soon after moved to Brussels to work for Sylvain Willenz and Alain Berteau.
Julien set up his studio in September 2015, when his first products for Hem and ABV was launched. His design practice his characterized by a clear approach focused on production process, materiality and a research for a recognizable and strong aesthetic.