About Us

Who We Are

The Leading Artist

Patrick, Director of Onirik Designs


I started learning my trade in the early eighties, while I was waitering at the most famous Le Touessrok Hotel. I was one day, astounded by the complete transformation of the hotel public areas with spectacular flower display while arriving on duty. It was to honour the vice-President of the Republic of China official visit to the island. From that day on, I decided this was going to be my new future.

 Consequently I became very concerned about the floristry world and started buying accordingly. Also the woods nearby were my nurseries for flowers, ferns and twigs I picked up for free. I was self taught.  Many of my wonderful Mauritian clients realized my potentials and suggested that  I needed to expand my knowledge and fulfill myself internationally.

The resolution was to go to London, (one of  the hubs of the floristry world), therefore a stepping stone in my career. During my stay I had the amazing opportunity to work with the best floral designer, namely Ken Turner, the trendsetter, whom I met while executing a floral display in the lobby at the Grosvenor House in Mayfair. He remodelled my artistic style, taking it to a new dimension. Coming against such a "Giant" made me look very earthbound! (I thought I had it all...my mistake!).

I was gaining experience and became interested in theme and conceptual decorations, window dressing, show exhibitions...I was unstoppable!

After ten exciting years, the time had come to call it a day, I mean my journey abroad as an employee. I needed to project myself into the future, thinking about reorganizing my professional career while my main objective was for Mauritius to benefit from my expertise and be launched internationally.

The Team

Meet Our Team

The Directors

Gilbert & Patrick

Gilbert & Patrick
Onirik Designs Team 2018

The team of 2018

The Team of 2018 / 2019
all together