An industrial design graduate of the ENSCI-Les Ateliers in Paris, Toan Nguyen gained professional experience working at various studios in Paris, Barcelona, and Milan. In 1998 he began collaborating with Antonio Citterio, heading his firm’s design department and eventually becoming design partner in 2004. Their international clients include Artemide, Flos, Kartell, and Vitra. Nguyen founded his own design studio in Milan in 2008, partnering with Walter Knoll to produce the ‘Bellows’ furniture series. He has also served as design assist professor at the Domus Academy in Milan and the Mendrisio Architecture Academy in Switzerland.