Here we show you the first part of a talk between industrial designer Nacho Lavernia (National Design Award 2012) and Vicent Martinez, furniture designer and founder of PUNT MOBLE (National Design Award 1997). They give us some important hints about the vital yet complex link between culture and design… Stay tuned for more next weeks!
PART 1. The beginning
Inspirational and distinguished as ever, DECOREX 2015 closed its door on 23rd September at the Syon Park, London, having staged an abundance of new products and emerging trends within the luxury design industry. The Spanish COLECCIÓN ALEXANDRA was there exhibiting its latest successful collections plus a number of new high-end furniture items. Wish to know more? Read on!
ANIEME, the Spanish National Association of Furniture Manufacturers & Exporters, runs hundreds of trade missions to the world’s biggest and fastest-growing markets. This autumn, from the 28th of September to the 3rd of October, the Association, in collaboration with IVACE (Valencia Community Trade Agency), is taking a select group of furniture manufacturers to Siberia to explore business opportunities in Vladivostok and Khabarovsk. Get more info!
Let’s face the truth. A great bed is nothing without the right mattress. At ECUS they strive to offer always innovative products that create the ideal balance of comfort, support, sleep temperature and high-quality materials. So, whatever your sleeping style (back, side, starfish, fetal…), ECUS has a made-to-measure solution for you. Read on and prepare for the best sleeping experience…
Flexible and utterly stylish, the MYA living room furniture collection, designed by La Cubitera for MEGA MOBILIARIO, offers tons of possibilities of configuration depending on your need, whether it is a calming space to relax, a room to have fun with family, a well-appointed space for entertaining, or just a space that serves a combination of activities. So, whatever your need, kick back, read on and get inspirations!
Tables and chairs act as the functional hub and aesthetic centrepiece of any dining space, often commanding the whole room with their colours, materials and design. The VETAS catalogue of CANCIO offers plenty of new tables and chairs with natural beech wood as main material and endless possibilities of configuration. In this post we feature one of the latest launch: the TOY table in combination with the SUGAR and SPIRIT chairs. Read on, it’s dinner time!
BADMINTON is the new armchair for soft seating areas created by ITEMdesignworks for ACTIU. This new project represented a big challenge for the design team, as the firm wanted something really special; something that makes users feel different for a while, breaking their routine and giving a new twist to their imagination. Wish to know how? Let’s have a look at the video and keep on reading!
It has been a busy September for MUEBLE DE ESPAÑA in Shanghai with Spanish companies participating at both the Furniture China and the CIFF trade shows. There was also an event that accentuated even more the Spanish mood in the Chinese town. The Spanish designer brand VONDOM celebrated its first anniversary at the J+ Club in the famous Jswb Furniture Mall in Shanghai. To the event assisted more than 200 guests, among them clients of the brand, interior designers, architects, lanscape architects. Have a look at the pics…
After three successful trade fair days, spoga+gafa came to an end on 1st September 2015 with a good result. Outdoor premium brands played a key role this year with big names of the high-end outdoor furniture industry, such as the Spanish CALMA and iSi Contract, exhibiting in the Garden Unique Hall 10.2. RESOL wowed visitors with their fresh new designs for garden and outdoor spaces at the Garden Living section. Let the Mediterranean breeze inspire your senses…