Sam Kerkaert ()
A Belgian designer born in 1993, Sam Kerkaert currently lives in Ghent, establishing his workshop and studio here in February 2023. Kerckaert crafts objects with unique personalities, drawing inspiration from memory and the world around him, creating designs that are truly one-of-a-kind. Each piece he creates carries his personal touch, evoking the connection between creator and creation.
When making objects, Kerckaert prioritises techniques that ensure they stand the test of time. His goal is for people to cherish these pieces for a lifetime, perhaps even passing them on as heirlooms. This reflects his aim to form a bond between his designs and the people who interact with them, fostering a sense of familiarity and emotional attachment.