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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 family run business, PANAMAR is a furniture company with an interesting story behind it having its own 'brand awareness' and the ability to face the future maintaining all its core values. We have interviewed Juanjo Alonso, CEO and third generation at PANAMAR, who goes back to the past to unveil the very essence of the brand and give us a hint about the company’s current business vision…

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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Valencia is Finalist city to be the World Design Capital in 2022

The Spanish city of Valencia will compete against Bengaluru (India) to be the next WORLD DESIGN CAPITAL in 2022, with a bid defined by the slogan "The Mediterranean design of Valencia. Design for change, design for the senses". The winning city will be announced next 31st October by the World Design Organization. Read more about this amazing project...

POINT strengthens its presence in the United States with a new showroom in New York City

POINT, a nearly 100-year-old outdoor furniture company has been in everyone’s ears for the past few days due to the opening of its new showroom in Manhattan, situated in the 183 of Madison Ave, which offers a warm welcoming bright space where professionals will discover the latest collections of the Spanish brand. Want to discover more?

Honorary recognition to iSiMAR in the NYCxDESIGN 2019 Awards for its BOLONIA collection

iSiMAR has been finalist in the NYCxDESIGN 2019 Awards, jointly organized by the American magazine INTERIOR DESIGN and ICFF. For the third consecutive year, the brand receives an honorary recognition, this time in the Outdoor Category with a work that reflects the Mediterranean essence that defines iSiMAR, the BOLONIA collection. Read more....

CAPDELL, winner of prestigious international awards

CAPDELL, Spanish company with more than 50 years as a chair manufacturer, has been recognized with prestigious international prices as a highly innovative company with unique designs. From 1967, they have been producing seats of different materials and finishes offering the maximum quality. Thanks to its innovation effort, some of CAPDELL's models have been recognized with international awards. Read more...

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