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Sense, solve, succeed. When Santiago Sevillano works on a new project, he always strives to achieve a good solution and a rewarding bond between customer, product and the market. All his objects share his essential understanding of design, which is based on a perfect equilibrium between beauty and utility with an emphasis on the timeless nature of the product above the ephemeral character of fashions. Read on and find out more…

A renowned Valencia-based designer, in this interview Sandra Figuerola, tells us about her experience in the graphic and interior design industries and her recent product developments for textile and houseware brands.

In 1999 he conceived the most ever sold taximeter. Since then, he has turned into one of the most in-demand industrial designers. He is Mario Ruiz, the 2016 winner of the Spanish National Design Awards. Let's talk with him...

Order and natural materials are key factors for Spanish industrial & interior designer Francesc Rifé (San Sadurní d’Anoia, 1969). Since he started his career in the design world in the ‘90s, he has been merging forms and planes, deepening perspectives through light and reflections, shaping his rigorous interiors with materials he is familiar with and in control of, in equal measure. In this interview we will learn more about his way of understanding spaces and objects and about his numerous collaborations with Spain’s best firms of design. Read on and enjoy!

Having lived intensively the spirit of the Spanish enthusiastic ‘80s, Nacho Lavernia developed soon a pioneering spirit towards the world of design. His long-standing and fruitful career in the field of graphic and industrial design has earned him two important awards (the Delta de Plata Prize and the National Design Award) and a reputation as one of the key players of the Spanish design scene. We asked him about his first steps into the design landscape and the current Spanish design scene and we get some interesting insights…

 

 

Cultural shaper, designer, cultural engineer, author, kritik , deejay, artist, visionist, skulptor, professor, designpreacher, globalover, wanker and ocd virgo… this is how Karim defines himself on Twitter! But did you know that he has been working and shaping new designs for Spain’s leading brands? We interviewed him and asked him about his experience with Spanish companies, his current and next projects and his sources of inspirations. He gives us also his personal insight into Spain’s design and its new challenges. So, don’t miss it!

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imm cologne 2020: KETTAL. Outdoor furniture with a refined timeless identity

Outdoor furniture specialist KETTAL kicks off the 2020 at the imm cologne, in the Pure editions hall, presenting the first new launches of the year which include the new Urquiola's BAND chair family and the refined MOLO modular outdoor sofa, a creation by the Italian designer Rodoldo Dordoni for the brands. The firm extend also its catalogue with two new lighting products: the lamps HALF DOME (Naoto Fukasawa) and the BELA lamps (Doshi Levien). Not to miss! Read on and discover more…

Imm cologne 2020. ONDARRETA. Charming tables and chairs for the domestic and contract market

A family-run business specialized in the designing and manufacturing tables, chairs and stools for home and contract use, ONDARRETA brings to Cologne a selection of its latest successful collections (DRY, LANA, BAI), plus three new launches full of charm and style that mark the beginning of new collaborations with recognized designers: the HARY seat collection, by estudi{H}ac, the ALO chair by Gabriel Teixidó and the OLA  room divider by Silvia Señal. Please sit down and read on for more information…

imm cologne 2020: iSiMAR. Contemporary furniture with a strong Mediterranean identity

Metal, colours and attractive designs for charming spaces at home, in restaurants and cafés. Specialized in contemporary metal furniture for hospitality and contract use, iSiMAR will exhibit in the Pure Atmosphere area its new launches for 2020 which include new models of chairs, armchairs, sofas and tables available in a huge variety of colours and perfectly suitable for indoors and outdoors. Not to be missed! Click and discover more…

Imm cologne 2020: EMEDE. Furniture with great modularity and style

For the first time at the imm cologne, the Spanish brand EMEDE will be showcasing in the Home Scenes area a selection of its latest collections of bedrooms and closets and the successful CONNECTOR collection, a line of modular furniture for different spaces at home. A choice of style with a great focus on functionality and adaptability. Let’s discover more…

PLMdesign Barcelona to show their latest collections at the Brussels Furniture Fair

From November the 3rd to the 6th, PLMdesign Barcelona, the international brand of the PILMA Group, will be exhibiting its latest creations at the prestigious Brussels Furniture Fair, the Belgian trade show specialized in middle segment contemporary furniture and interior design. The Spanish firm will be exhibiting some of the latest additions to its extended catalogue of furniture, lighting products and accessories for contemporary home and contract spaces. Read more...

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