Ethiopian American artist and industrial designer, Jomo Tariku, is a pioneer of modern African design. In 2017, he launched his namesake collection featured in numerous publications including Elle Décor, Architectural Digest, and Interior Design. His work is also included in the permanent collection of major museums including the MET, The Mint and LACMA.
A constant student of African art and culture, Jomo’s interest was sparked by the diverse African art and created objects his family collected during their travels across the continent and beyond.
Intended to be heirloom pieces to be celebrated and enjoyed for generations to come, Jomo’s spellbinding designs breathe warmth and vitality into architectural spaces. His design expresses a modern harmony of heritage, humanity, and design sensibility.
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