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Karim Rashid was born in Cairo in 1960 by Anglo - Egyptian and raised mostly in Canada . He graduated in Industrial Design at Carleton University in Ottawa, and he obtained his specialization in Naples with Ettore Sottsass and others, before he moved to Milan to work with the study Rodolfo Bonetto . Karim now resides in New York where he runs a private design studio . He realized more than 2000 projects and now is one of the most influent people in architectural and interior design world. His works are in the permanent collections in fourteen museums worldwide , including New York and San Francisco Museum of Modern Art . Rashid was an associate professor of Industrial Design for 10 years and he is now an active participant at universities and conferences worldwide .