Jonathan Ive and Marc Newso

Two of the world’s most influential and admired designers come together, renowned industrial designer Marc Newson joins the Apple design team and will work with senior vice president of design, Jonathan Ive.

Above: Jonathan Ive and Marc Newso, screen capture from Youtube

Jonathan Ive told VF Daily, the website of Vanity Fair magazine : “Marc is without question one of the most influential designers of this generation”

Marc Newson, born in Sydney now based in London, has had his work archived by MoMA, and has been commissioned by Ford, Nike, and Qantas Airways, among others.  He has worked across a wide range of disciplines, creating everything from furniture and household objects to bicycles and cars, private and commercial aircraft, yachts, various architectural commissions, and signature sculptural pieces for clients across the globe. Newson has collaborated with Ive and Apple before on a one-off aluminum desk for Bono’s (RED) auction last year that sold for $1.68 million.

source VF Daily