FILD – one of the main companies that formed an objects design industry in Ukraine. While maintaining it’s successful development, the studio keeps working on bringing new ideas to life, creating interior projects in Kyiv and looking forward to a new partnerships and collaborations.
Ash grey and dimmed yellow are identity colors of the company. FILD is built on the principles of clean minimalist lines and shapes of the objects & interior projects. The team bases they perception on design laconism, application convenience and pleasant textures.
Was established in 2014 in Kyiv (Ukraine) by Dan Vakhrameyev and Kateryna Vakhrameyeva.
Dan is a creative director of the company. He got his MA degree at Art-Design International University of Salvador Dali. Since then, he has worked in branding, graphic design as well as commercial advertising lay-outs. Kateryna Vakhrameyeva ( Fedorenko – maiden name ) is an executive director. Kateryna has her background in fashion industry, gaining her experience over a period of 12 years and founding L’UVE fashion brand. She moved onto engaging herself fully with the FILD company, bringing into this creative collaboration her management skills and fashion vision.
During 2014 FILD has being engaged in and successfully completing architectural & interior design as well as branding projects for a Yoga studio, a few beauty salons, few private apartments, PODOLYAN fashion store and a flower boutique in Kyiv.
Since 2014 FILD started its very first object design collection SUSTAINABLE ORIGINS.
“SO” was designed and developed by Dan Vakhrameyev in 2014. The minimalist object forms were created In virtue of assembling genuine materials of wood and metal. Accurate and conceivable design is the main principle of the collection. The first items of SO collection were presented in December 2014, such as floor lamps (code name – SO1 ), pendant lamps (SO5, SO6, SO8).
In July 2015, adhering to its already recognizable minimalistic and sustainable style, FILD company presented a range of new products. This time a lot of attention was dedicated to architectural lighting, decor, functional interior objects and overall color palette.
ARCHI – ceiling downlight. LINES – decorative pendant lights that create geometrical volumetric shapes with their subtle lines. HATCH TABLE – decorative table, a functional interior element. HEAVY CREAMS – candlestick consists of 2 turned metal parts and a wooden handle. BLOCKS- candlesticks. DIAGONAL TILE concept – decorative tile concept.
FILD’s key combination of wood and metal was fulfilled in these decorative items. The variety of color palette and geometrical shapes give endless possibilities for combinations and unlimited creativity.
Since November 2015 an official on-line store was launched. For less then a year FILD reached numerous of counties with a world wide delivery: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Kazakhsta, Lebanon, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Republic of Korea, Poland, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, United States.
CMS Group headquarters project was designs and developed during 2016. FILD follows the concept of “advertising workshop” interior design making, abandoning traditional perception of an office space.
In December 2016, the first FILD Store was opened. Located in Kiev city center, its grey facade contrasting the bright yellow entrance door attracts attention. FILD’s new location combines a showroom with the complete display of products, an office-conference room and a manufacturing workshop.
In February 2017, FILD participated in the Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair being the very first Ukrainian brand ever presented at the biggest Scandinavian Fair since its establishment in 1942.
New models such as Spotty, PUD ceiling spot, Radius Lamps, Sticks Shelving concept, Bevel pendant lighting fixtures were presented for the first time within the framework of the fair.
Year 2017 also brought us valuable experience in the interior design achievements. FILD team has developed and executed an interior project for the full service creative digital agency Grape. The project incorporates two conceptually different spaces within a single location: an event hub and an office for the company’s employees.
Annual Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair participation has became main platform for launching the new products. Corner Family pendant lamps set, Cane Shelving concept, Layer Hooks, TopTop pendants and Plate Lamps were presented during SFF2018.
Editors team of the ELLE Decoration Ukraine magazine has invited FILD to design and produce EDIDA2018 award. The ceremonial event took place in Kyiv, November 2018. Dan Vakhrameyev has chosen terrazzo as a main material and geometrical cube form as a base, adding edgy engraved brass plates with nomination lettering.