Designer, architect and scenographer, Olivier Vedrine is tutor to 5th year students in design and interior design, working on their diploma projects. At the start of his career he spent two years in Japan as part of the Villa Medici external programme. In France he has worked for Mobilier national. His creations are in the collections of many museums and the national art collection - Fond National d’Art Contemporain / Sèvres – Cité de la Céramique, as well as the Design Museum Lisbon / Portugal. His work is centred on chromatic transparencies, using acrylic crystal in his furniture and objects. He has also taught at the Royal College of Art, London and the Ecole des Beaux Arts in Reims. In 2001 he founded the agency [o,o] with Olivier Guillaumin.