Shahril Faisal was born in Kuala Lumpur in 1983. His passion towards
creativity and creation since young has led him to pursuit his degree in
industrial design from University Technology Malaysia in 2006. From 2007
to 2013, Shahril has worked as a Product Designer for the Japanese
multinational manufacturer of Shimano Malaysia and as a Senior
Automotive Stylist for Nissan Parts Malaysia.
In 2014, he founded Shahril Faisal Design Studio, a studio based in
Delft, Netherlands. Four years later, Shahril Faisal Design Studio
relocates back to Kuala Lumpur as he has worked with three different
emerging Malaysian furniture brands to build a furniture collection as
well as their Creative Director.
He became the 1st Winner of the 48th Formabilio International Chair
Design Contest 2015 in Italy. In 2016, Shahril was shortlisted in the UK
Restaurant & Bar Product Design Awards and regarded as one of the top
ten designers in Malaysia by Home & Décor Magazine.
His works has been exhibited in furniture fairs, art installation and
galleries across Kuala Lumpur, Milan, Paris, Tokyo, Shanghai, Taipei,
Singapore, Melbourne. He has also worked as guest lecturer in several
Malaysian universities and colleges as well as a guest speaker in
numerous events across Asia. Shahril has also worked as a guest lecturer
at several Malaysian universities and colleges as well as numerous
events throughout Asia.
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