Cube globe painted with faces from different parts of the world; signed and dated 2008 to bottom by artist; measures approximately 20" tall and 8" in diameter to base; each square measures approximately 10" square; in Good overall condition. Constantin Boym was born in Moscow, Russia in 1955, where he graduated from Moscow Architectural Institute. In 1984-85 he earned a Master's degree in Design from Domus Academy in Milan. He became a U.S. registered architect in 1988. In 1986 he founded Boym Partners Inc in New York City. His studio's designs include tableware for Alessi and Authentics, watches for Swatch, lighting for Flos, showrooms and retail displays for Vitra, and exhibition installations for many American museums, including Museum of the City of New York and Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum. Objects designed by Boym Partners are included in the permanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art in New York.