Switzerland-based designer Ini Archibong was born in 1983 in Pasadena, California. Trained as an industrial designer, Archibong graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Design from the Art Center College of Design and later received a Master’s in Luxury Design and Craftsmanship from the École cantonale d'art de Lausanne (ECAL). Archibong has been recently named the 2019 ArtCenter Young Innovator Alumni Award recipient. His work has been exhibited at numerous international museums such as at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London and most recently in the exhibition, Speechless, co-organized by the Dallas Museum of Art and the High Museum of Art. Archibong has had numerous high-profile collaborations, including with Hermès and Knoll.