Karen Chekerdjian is a contemporary industrial designer based in Beirut. Every piece she creates is handmade by craftsmen in Lebanon.

After having studied and worked in Milan, Karen returned to Beirut and opened Karen Chekerdjian Studio in 2001. Gaining recognition from the world of design and from a growing number of customers, she opened her own store on Beirut’s industrial port in 2010.*

Related Articles:
The Urbanist’s Beirut: What to Do,” New York Magazine, May 13, 2012.
*Text and picture from Karen Chekerdjian Studio’s Facebook page