Alexandre graduated from a Master in Product & Furniture Design at Beaux-Arts de Rennes. Merging his strong story telling skills with a deep interest in technological innovation, he is creating projects with edge and prospective relevance. Alexandre Bau started his career in luxury retail and hospitality architecture in Paris where, in 2001, he founded the Ralston & Bau studio. Since 2005, Alexandre is engaged in material technology and sustainability, founding Nordic Materials network and material library and was Material Evaluator for the European Commission FP7 calls. Alexandre is part time appointed as Assistant Professor at the National Academy of Art and Design in Bergen. His complete CV is available here.