Hend Riad & Mariam Sherif

Hend Riad and Mariam Sherif are the co-founders of Reform Studio, an award-winning design studio based in Cairo. The studio specializes in creating durable and eco-friendly products, ranging from furniture to woven fabric. Reform Studio was also recently invited to collaborate with IKEA, which wants to tap into the “creative explosion” taking place across Africa. The two designers recently worked on on IKEA’s first-ever, all-African collection at the Design Indaba in Cape Town. The collection will be launched in 2019.

Location: Cairo

Twitter: @ReformStudio