Graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Design (2004) from Shenkar College of engineering and design, Tel – aviv.
Since graduation, Ariel has been developing and designing various furniture and products. Among which are modular Joinery systems that create a variety of furniture for the house and office environment, multi-function modular system that holds L’Oreal products and others for Office Depot displays, DIY outdoor and indoor storage solutions for the North American and European market as a designer for “Keter”, one of the leading plastic consumer companies in the world.
Products designed by Ariel have been displayed on various exhibitions museums and galleries, and got awards, some of the products got many publications and sale worldwide.
In 2008 Ariel started his own studio which specializes in consumer products, furniture and lightings.
In 2013 he was a finalist at the Israeli Design Award and won and Excellence Scholarship “Fresh Paint “Fair.
Lately Ariel had designed unique collections.
“Folded”: Using techniques borrowed from the discipline of paper and applying them to innovative wooden sheets. The collection has been on sales at “Tollmans”, “Nisko”, Germany and France. It has been published in leading worldwide magazines with high appreciation.
“Knitted”: A series of light fixtures that combines technology with tradition. Industrial knitted fabric with a handmade knitted detail is mounted onto a skeletal structure. This collection has also been worldwide appreciated by key publications and buyers.
“Street capture”: a project that deals in the fine line between art and design, by creating objects that were basically wooden graffiti canvas. Ariel teaches design at the SCE College.