Sam Baron (b. 1976) is a Lissabon-based French designer, who studied at École des Beaux Arts de Saint Etienne and École nationale superieure des Arts Decoratifs in Paris. Glass and ceramics are common materials in his imaginative designs, and he has worked as the creative director of the Italian brand Fabrica’s design department since 2006. Baron also runs his own studio Sam Baron and Co that offers creative direction and design consultancy.
Baron’s work has been shown in several international design events, and he has won the Grand Prix de la Création de La Ville de Paris award (2007), the Art de la Table award organized by Elle Decor France (2009) and the Silver Cube at the Art Directors Club 90th Annual Awards (2011). At the Maison et Objet design fair in 2010, Philippe Starck selected him as one of the ten important designers of the next decade.
Sam Baron has designed pieces for the following brands: Petite Friture