Jamie Gray is a Brooklyn-based furniture and lighting designer, founder of New York contemporary design showroom Matter, and founder/creative director of the showroom's eponymous brand, Matter Made.
Born in Los Angeles, California, he moved to New York in 1998 and received a degree from Pratt Institute. Since opening Matter in 2003 he has become known for his ability to spot emerging design talent and helping to foster the growth of their careers. As a result of his years working with up and coming designers he was selected as one of the 2013 Game Changers by Metropolis Magazine for Patronage. In 2014 he received the ICFF editors award for the Matter Made furniture collection and in 2015 was selected as one of twenty American designers to watch by Sight Unseen for their American Design Hot List.