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10.22.2006

Kenneth Cobonpue




Kenneth Cobonpue

  • 1st Filipino furniture design leader to be included in the authoritative international "Design Yearbook" (2002)


QUOTE
"Filipino designs are too easily considered ethnic or traditional. Normally, ethnic is cheap but our group would like to bring it to a higher level."


DATE OF BIRTH
1969

FATHER:
MOTHER: Betty



USEFUL LINKS

Kenneth Cobonpue.com
Kenneth Cobonpue Wins Design For Asia award
TIME Global Adviser: The Rattan Revolution
What’s the frequency, Kenneth?
Sitting Well
Home chic home


Did you know...

  • ...that President Noynoy Aquino was the first Filipino bachelor to become President of the Republic of the Philippines?
  • ...that Astronomer Armando Lee was the first Filipino Master of Science (MS) degree holder in Astronomy in the Philippines?
  • ...that race driver Marlon Stockinger was the first Filipino-Swiss race winner in the Michelin Formula Renault UK Championship?
  • ...that Joy Rojas was the first Filipina to run across 3,107 miles across the United States?
  • ...that boxing champion Manny Pacquiao was the first Filipino sports billionaire?
  • ...that José Rizal was given the label 'First Filipino' by Leon Ma. Guerrero, the first Filipino Ambassador to Germany?

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