Maarten Baas is an independent Dutch designer, often described as an author designer, with objects somewhere between art and design.
His work has been called rebellious, humorous, intellectual and theatrical. He works in several areas: limited editions, production, installations, public space, architecture, interior, decor and performances.
His work can be found in leading museum collections such as MoMa, Victoria & Albert, Les Arts Decoratifs, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Die Neue Sammlung, Stedelijk Museum and the Rijksmuseum.
_There is often a great deal of beauty in a quick sketch and its spontaneous lines.