There is a poetry to the way Pramod Singh speaks. When asked what he’s working on right now he says: “Oh my god, it’s an endless journey but I believe that’s the beauty of this work.” Pramod is a Cotton Leader at IKEA, but also, along with partners such as the WWF, he’s coaxing the cotton industry into a more sustainable future.
Teenage Engineering, the innovative Swedish tech and synth creatives are setting up a live-act at the upcoming IKEA FESTIVAL in Milan. Their performances will be an exploration of sound, light, live composition and crowd interaction. So naturally, we had to find out more about them and what they’ll be mixing up for the show.
On the 31st of March, product developers Ricky Ericsson and Krister Nilsson will walk out of IKEA of Sweden in Älmhult for the last time. Going with them will be more than 80 years of knowledge about product development at IKEA. We caught up with them whilst they were on a short break from developing their last collection with IKEA, YPPERLIG, a collaboration with Danish HAY Design.