Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby met whilst studying at London’s Royal College of Art. They formed their design studio BarberOsgerby in 1996.

Edward and Jay have developed collections for leading international manufacturers and clients such as Cappellini, Magis, Authentics, Venini and Isokon.
The partnership has exhibited widely and won many accolades. Amongst them: Best new designer ICFF 1998, Best Furniture Design from Design Week Magazine 2004, and 2004 and the prestigious Jerwood prize for the Applied Arts in Sept 2004.