George Yabu & Glenn Pushelberg
Co founder of Yabu Pushelberg , Canada
Founded in 1980 by George Yabu and Glenn Pushelberg, Yabu Pushelberg is now one of the most recognized design firms worldwide. The firm’s multidisciplinary approach is informed by an endless curiosity and driven by collaborations with thoughtful, creative like-minded people. Evolving to encompass all aspects of design, including interior environments, product collaborations, textiles, lighting design and architecture, each new venture reflects an edited approach that is imaginative, thoughtful and refined – shifting between the rational and the intuitive.
George Yabu and Glenn Pushelberg are design industry innovators and continue to earn countless accolades for their work and for their contributions to design excellence internationally. In 2013, George and Glenn were appointed as Officers for the Order of Canada, and were more recently included in the Wallpaper* Power 200 list and the Business of Fashion BoF 500 list - an index of people shaping the global fashion industry.
With studios New York in Toronto and current projects in over sixteen countries, attention to detail and a spirit of exploration remain a hallmark of the firm.