Our name, “we design”, describes exactly what we do: We design anything that can be designed. From a house , to a functional product, and from corporate identity to branding.
Philippos Photiadis was born in Athens. He studied architecture at the Rhode Island School of Design (BFA 1993, B. Arch 1994) and at Harvard Graduate School of Design (M. Arch 1999). He worked for Skidmore Owings and Merill and Bernard Tschumi Architects, in New York, and Michael Photiadis Architects, in Athens, Greece. He is a founding member of the creative office ‘we design’ based in Athens (since 2001). He taught as a lecturer at the University of Patras department of Architecture, first and second year design studios (2008-2010). He has participated in group Architecture exhibitions (Benaki Museum) and solo drawing exhibitions in Athens (Galleries: Agathi, Martinos and Zoumboulakis).I n 2011 his fairy tale ‘Zaphiris Kontopitharos’ was published by Militos publications.
Sergios Fotiadis was born in Athens in 1972, he studied Industrial Design at Rhode Island School of Design, he has worked for Rubbermaid in the USA, Maddison Limited, in England, J.N.Leoussis advertising, and has taught at Vakalo school of art and design. In 2001 he founded the creative studio “We design”, with his brother Philip, and Theano Petridou, while, since 2005, he teaches at the Department of Product and Systems Design Engineering at the University of the Aegean, in Syros, and is a founding member and vice president of the non profit Organization «Organization Earth».