Joost van Bleiswijk was born in Delft and graduated in Design from the Eindhoven Academy in 2011. Joost works mainly on his own collections, notably on the «No Glue No Screw» series, which has become a major piece in his work.
Joost’s collections are exhibited and sold worldwide in galleries and museums, including the Moss Gallery in New York, the Vivid Gallery in Rotterdam, the Holon Design Museum in Israel, and the Zuiderzee Museum in the Netherlands.
In addition to his personal work, Joost collaborates with major publishers such as Ahrend, Bernhardt, Bruut Furniture, City of Eindhoven, Design Connection, Lebesque and Moooi for whom he designs the Construction lighting collection.
After graduating from the Eindhoven Design Academy in 2000 and 2001, Kiki van Eijk and Joost van Bleiswij have been living and working together since then. Each working independently, the two designers develop their careers side by side but around a mutual and pronounced interest in crafts and historical objects.
In barely sixteen years, the creations of Kiki van Eijk and Joost van Bleiswijk have already won over the world’s leading brands and institutions. From the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam to the Moss Gallery in New York.