Kris Ruhs

New York 1952

An artist, a sculptor, a designer, Kris Ruhs was born in New York in 1952. Since 1980 he has taken part in solo and group exhibitions in the greatest American art galleries. He has divided his time between Italy and France since 1996 and has a personal workshop in Paris. Ruhs’ trademarks are handicraft and using nature as inspiration for forms, colors and sculpting. His designs are marked by the ebony and natural earth-toned pigment he uses. Many books have been published about his work. Most recently he has been acclaimed in the 2006 “Works of Paper.”