Alex Whitfield is a designer and object maker producing furniture, lighting and ceramics. Alex’s practice is at an intersection of sculpture and design, taking a reductive design approach that focuses on form, balance and scale.
Alex Whitfield is a Tāmaki Makaurau, Auckland based designer and object maker producing furniture, lighting, and ceramics. Alex takes a reductive approach to his design process, starting with a focus on form, balance and scale. His practice takes place at the intersection of design and sculpture, aiming to make functional pieces that are elegant and refined. With an education in industrial design, Alex’s work reflects his strong sensibility towards utilitarian materials and the longevity of his product.