Elric Petit, born in 1978, is Belgian. He grew up in Algeria and Belgium. He studied industrial design at La Cambre in Brussels, where he graduated in 2003. As a professor at ECAL, he heads the bachelor's programme in product design from 2010 to 2014.
Augustin Scott de Martinville, Grégoire Jeanmonod and Elric Petit are BIG-GAME. As design studio based in Lausanne, they describe their work as simple, functional and optimistic.The trio produces a variety of products and accessories for companies such as Alessi, Hay, Karimoku, Muji, Magis, Nespresso and Moustache. BIG-GAME’s work is accessible, charming and, above all, useful. The studio has received numerous awards including the Swiss Design Award, the iF design award, the Wallpaper Design Award, the Good Design Award, the Hublot Design Award and Design Preis Schweiz. BIG-GAME's works are part of the collections of the Museum für Gestaltung in Zurich, the Musée du Grand-Hornu in Boussu, Belgium, the Centre Georges Pompidou as well as the MoMA and the Mudac in Lausanne.