List of famous male industrial designers, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest male industrial designers list contains the most prominent and top males known for being industrial designers. There are thousand of males working as industrial designers in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic industrial designers have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a male aspiring to be a industrial designer then the people below should give you inspiration.
The list you're viewing is made up of many different people, including Deutscher Werkbund and David Mellor.While this isn't a list of all male industrial designers, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male industrial designers?" and "Who are the best male industrial designers?"
Richard Buckminster "Bucky" Fuller was an American neo-futuristic architect, systems theorist, author, designer, and inventor. Fuller published more than 30 books, coining or popularizing terms such as "Spaceship Earth", ephemeralization, and synergetic. He also developed numerous inventions, mainly architectural designs, and popularized the widely known geodesic dome. Carbon molecules known as fullerenes were later named by scientists for their resemblance to geodesic spheres. Buckminster Fuller was the second president of Mensa from 1974 to 1983. ...more on Wikipedia
Age: Dec. at 88 (1895-1983)
Birthplace: Milton, Massachusettssee more on Buckminster Fuller
Sir Jonathan Paul Ive is an English designer and the Senior Vice President of Design at Apple. He oversees the Apple Industrial Design Group and also provides leadership and direction for Human Interface software teams across the company. Ive is the designer of many of Apple's products, including the MacBook Pro, iMac, MacBook Air, Mac mini, iPod, iPod Touch, iPhone, iPad, iPad Mini, Apple Watch and iOS 7. Steve Jobs considered Ive to be his "spiritual partner at Apple," while Fortune magazine stated in 2010 that Apple design motifs Ive's designs have "set the course not just for Apple but for design more broadly". He also serves as the narrator for most of Apple's product reveal videos. ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Chingford, London, United Kingdomsee more on Jonathan Ive
Lloyd Groff Copeman was a prolific American inventor who devised the first electric stove and the flexible rubber ice cube tray, among other products. Copeman was raised by his Canadian parents on a farm in Hadley Township, Michigan which was later incorporated into Farmer's Creek, Michigan - located approximately 20 miles east of Flint, Michigan. He studied engineering at the former Michigan Agricultural College, now Michigan State University in East Lansing, Michigan. ...more on Wikipedia
Age: Dec. at 75 (1881-1956)see more on Lloyd Groff Copeman