Brian Thoreen Tar Paper Vertical Impression, 2019
Brian Thoreen is an American designer who now lives and works in Mexico City. He designs furniture, architectural installations and unique objects that gather their ethos from the integral nature of the materials within the application. Thoreen’s vision has been honed through years of working in the fields of art, fashion and architecture. He started his own practice in 2014 and after showing his work for the first time in 2015 with Sight Unseen at Collective Design Fair he gained immediate notoriety. He is represented in New York for his furniture by Patrick Parrish Gallery and by MASA in Mexico. He has been included in many art and design fairs since. He had his first major solo show at Patrick Parrish in 2017 with his “Unsettled” collection.