Jury-GRANDS PRIX DU DESIGN / Published on January 2, 2021
Christophe Pillet Designer
PROUST QUESTIONNAIRE – PEOPLE OF DESIGN VERSION!
What prescient youthful memory relates to your present career?
I practice this profession by chance, or by a combination of circumstances. I don’t see in my distant past any memory that was premonitory or heralding my career as a designer.
What are three basic rules you learned from your mentors?
■ “If you want it, you can make it happen.”
■ “Believe in yourself, don’t listen to others too much.”
■ “Less is more.”
What project launched your career?
The Y Chair designed for Cappellini in the 1990s launched my career.