Tarik Kaddouri Biography:
Emerging from Morocco, Tarik Kaddouri is at the forefront of tech, fashion, and sustainable innovation. Tarik holds a masters in Brand Design after receiving a scholarship to attend Pensole Design Academy, and a masters in Product Management from the University of Oregon
Tarik has expertise in product innovation and immersive storytelling. He worked in industry in the human performance and material sector for major global brands, and lived in Asia at Footwear factories.
Studio Linq specializes in human health and performance needs by using emerging zero-waste and emission materials. He started his company in 2018 at 23 and publicly launched at OMSI in Portland August 2023 via SNKR WEEK.
Studio Linq has won three Global Footwear Awards for their novel 3D Printed footwear technology called Purity. Tarik has been nominated for the Forbes 30 under 30 Class of 2024 for Manufacturing and Industry
Studio Linq Company Description:
Studio Linq is a technology driven movement company. Linq invents experiential products to harmonize the mind and body by creating real-time adaptive cushioning structures. They are an early pioneer in combining 3D-printing, biomimicry, and holistic performance for the benefits of all.
The art direction we call evolutionism – post COVID, we found ancient wisdom to be a savior, Linq brings these techniques back to the forefront with modern applications and materials