MA(RCA)Lon, Designer / Maker
Born in Durham, England in 1968, Jolyon studied Industrial Design at Sheffield Hallam University and then Automotive Styling at the Royal College of Art, London.
Returning to New Zealand in 1998, Jolyon taught Design at Massey University in Wellington before taking up a role at Bakewell-White Yacht Design in 2000.
Jolyon now participates in various international transport and design projects: his specialisms include design conceptualisation, development, rapid prototyping, visualisation, print and web.
ODEChair is a new venture, launched in 2007 involving the design and making of unique and distinctive one-off and low volume wooden rocking chairs, sculpted stools, bookends, jewellery boxes, wall clocks, rubber stamps, decorative wall decals and other interior accessories.