Michael Anastassiades

The London-based Cypriot has taken his first proper dip into furniture this year, designing a sofa for SCP. Boasting a similar geometrical characteristic to his captivating lighting objects for Flos, the long-time Wallpaper* collaborator has shown he can master both delicate precision and a sturdy framework. Anastassiades was named in the Wallpaper* Power 200, our carefully measured ranking of the world's pre-eminent design talent – see the full list below