British designer, James Irvine Passes Away

Product and furniture designer, James Irvine diesBritish product and furniture designer James Irvine, who founded his studio in Milan in 1988, has died at the age of 54.

After graduating from the Royal College of Art in 1984, Irvine moved to Milan and worked as a design consultant for Olivetti, under the direction of Ettore Sottsass and Michele De Lucchi.
In 1988 he opened his own studio, working for clients including Muji, Thonet, B&B Italia and Canon.



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