One half of the infamous sibling design duo, Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec, Erwan Bouroullec was born in Quimper, France, in 1976. The younger of the two brothers, Erwan began assisting his older brother with his design work whilst still in school. The two became joint partners in 1999 when they opened their studio in Paris.
Although widely known as a collective, the two designers produce work separately. Erwan Bouroullec has creates abstract work and has produced a series of textile pieces for the Wrong Shop.