About

Rhys Cooper is a furniture, lighting and object designer.

 

Establishing his studio in 2016, Rhys utilises a range of high quality materials and processes working with local Australian industry and craftspeople. Rhys is driven to create dynamic and original work that is a harmonious balance between artistic integrity and producibility.

 

His collection of work looks to create conversation and to start a new dialogue.


Acknowledgements

 

2016  IDEA Awards: Emerging Designer - Shortlisted 

2016  IDEA Awards: Object Rising - Shortlisted 

2016  Brighton Jetty Classic Sculptures - Finalist

2015  Launchpad - Finalist 

2015  The Clarence Prize - Finalist 

2014  Drink Dine Design - Peoples Choice Award


Exhibitions

 

2018  Denfair - Convention & Exhibition Centre, Melbourne

2018  Annual General Meeting by Friends & Associates - Meat Market Stables, Melbourne

2018  Workshopped - Australian Design Centre, Sydney

2017  Collect: Spacial Reach - JamFactory, Adelaide 

2017  Denfair - Convention & Exhibition Centre, Melbourne

2017  Workshopped - Moore Park, Sydney 

2016  Collect: Sit Down - JamFactory, Adelaide

2016  Brighton Jetty Classic Sculptures - Brighton, Adelaide 

2015  Generate - JamFactory, Adelaide

2015  Launchpad - Galleria, Sydney

2015  The Clarence Prize - Rosny Barn, Hobart 

2015  Drink Dine Design - Airport, Adelaide

2014  Workshopped - Moore Park, Sydney 

 
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