Jens Praet (born 1984) is a Belgian designer educated in Italy and The Netherlands. He currently lives in San Gimigano Italy, where he runs Studio Jens Praet, established in 2007. Praet is known for his mix of avant-garde techniques with traditional handcrafting, as well as his focus on everyday, overlooked objects. His work has been featured in many major international venues and design publications and is now part of the permanent collection of the Carnegie Museum of Art and the Mint Museum. Sebastian+Barquet is proud to host Praet’s first solo show in New York City.