Niklavs Rubenis, Niklavs Rubenis (Studio Furniture 2018)
Niklavs Rubenis is a designer and maker with a diverse studio and research practice. He has been involved with design projects spanning community, non-profit, residential, commercial and cultural institutions, and has had work exhibited and presented nationally and internationally. Rubenis is also involved in a range of national curatorial and collaborative projects, regularly writes for publications, and has been the recipient of industry funding, grants and awards. Rubenis also serves as a Councillor on the Design Institute of Australia’s ACT executive committee and is an Accredited Professional Member of Craft ACT: Craft and Design Centre. Currently he divides time between studio practice, lecturing at the School of Art & Design, Australian National University, and teaching into the cabinet-making apprenticeship program at the Canberra Institute of Technology.