About Marine Bustros
Born in Paris, Marine Bustros lives and works between Paris & Beirut. After graduating from l’Academie Libanaise des beaux Arts (ALBA), Italy was the place to be! She completed her Master degree at Scuola Politecnica di Design in Milan. She then undertook jobs in famous firms such as Lombardini 22, Sawaya & Moroni, Milan and Gatserelia Design, Beirut.
Motivated by the need to get started, Marine launches mb design Studios in 2017. Simultaneously, she is part of Beirut Design Fair showing her first furniture collection: ‘Talisman’ table, ‘Grip on’ console & ‘Elements’ bookshelf.
She launches her offices located in a charming heritage building from the 1940 in Beirut, daring to transform the traditional black & white space using bold colors emphasizing the architecture. There is no doubt that this chromatic choice will be her own signature.
Since the opening of her studio, Marine develops through her design a certain taste of combining traditional & modern styles.
In 2018, she was appointed to rebrand and redesign the famous flagship store ‘Noura’ a pastry and chocolate boutique in Downtown, Beirut. ‘The main challenge was to renew the brand while keeping its identity’. Succeeding in this mission, she earns the prestigious ‘German design award’ in 2020
Marine Bustros has conceived many places, retail shops, private residences, restaurants working constantly on projects of various sizes, from interior to furniture design.
“Every project is the beginning of a new story. To conceive a project, I analyze the main challenge, pushing the boundaries and try to build a proper identity to every space.” Marine Bustros