By: Teenage Engineering, 2010
Material: Available in multiple materials
Technology: Available in multiple materials
Manufactured by: Teenage Engineering
Instead of producing closed devices, Teenage Engineering has taken a modular approach to electronics. Moreover, it has opened design files to the final user, to enable him or her to customize and fabricate his own accessories with 3D printing.
Jesper Kouthoofd co-founded the Acne fashion brand and has been highly involved in Swedish advertising. He is creative designer and CEO of Teenage Engineering. His personal work has been recognized in magazines such as The New York Times, Vanity Fair, GQ, Vogue, The Wall Street Journal, Wallpaper, Wired, Popular Mechanics, G3, and many more across the globe.
Together with his 25 engineers at Teenage Engineering, he has launched products such as the already legendary synthesizer OP-1, pocket operators, in addition to reengineering the classic speaker OD-11 (originally designed by Stig Carlsson). He believes in making products for everyone, no matter where they live or what language they speak.