Ziad Alonaizy

Ziad Alonaizy is a Kuwaiti designer based in London. Once working as an orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Alonaizy decided to change his carrier to follow his passion. He then graduate from the Inchbald School of Design in Eaton Gate, London; he won many prices, had several experiences working with renowned London design firms.

Currently working for the luxury hospital industry and residential homes in Europe and the Middle East, Ziad designed the AEGIS collection, and produced in Italy with Lamberti Design.

The AEGIS collection has an elegant simplicity that conceals a plethora of complexities, marrying four different elements: marble, steel structure, brass plates and metal wires. The collection includes nesting tables, consoles, mirrors with a common design thread: the golden steel wires carefully sawn by hand. The inspiration comes from the protection, shielding, and supporting idea of the wires “aegis”.