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Centro, a university furnished with our collections

Located on one of the main arteries of Mexico, D.C., the new Centro Constituyentes university campus is one of the most innovative and internationally recognized architectural spaces. Designed by Enrique Norten and his firm TEN Arquitectos, the new campus was designed and built to LEED Platinum sustainability standards. The campus welcomes you with a monumental staircase, the work of artist Jan Hendrix and its structure is conceived from juxtaposing volumes where the elements of a creative process converge to receive more than 2,500 students....

The new and welcoming Sonos office in Boston

In recent years the Sonos has been at the forefront of the wireless speaker market making a name for themselves by taking innovation to the next level. Their new offices in Boston had to be as state-of-the-art as the audio products they sell. To achieve that goal, Sonos contracted IA Interior Architects who carefully analyzed the manner in which the brand operates and how the people work in order to create a new vision for their workplace. Based on the people’s experience and the well-being of their employees, Sonos’ new offices sought to integrate the...

The Jury chooses the best projects of seating and tables

We have the winners of 2016! The jury has chosen the best seating and table projects.The jury - composed of Mariela Buendía, Director of Design at Gensler Mexico, the architect Fran Silvestre; Michelin star chef Ricard Camarena; journalist of Fuera de Serie magazineAna Ramirez and designer Jasper Morrison - evaluated the 200 projects submitted and after much deliberation selected the best projects. Each proposal was assessed on its design, presentation, and innovation and after careful consideration two winners and four honorable mentions were...

First Prize: 2016 Design Contest

The winning design of this year can be a chair, a bench or a table at the same time. The table project created by Rameshwor Pons from Mataró (Barcelona-Spain) has won the first prize of this year. The jury has highlighted its versatility, functionality and the application in areas of collaboration and work. Its design solves in one single piece and with a single movement the different uses and typologies of furniture: seating or table. It is a multifunctional design that brings together a constructive complexity in the curving of the wood, whose movement...

Jasper Morrison evaluates the projects submitted for this year's edition

As a juror of the 2016 Design Contest, the designer Jasper Morrison, who has been work with Andreu World for a number of years, provided his particular point of view on the projects submitted for this year's edition. After analyzing the models presented, in search of the what he calls “good design, Morrison commented that in his decision, when it came time to select the better projects I had to take into account the comfort, durability and practical use, being at the the same time simple for production and maintaining a measure correct of the different...

Celebrating the 2016 Design Contest Awards

The School of Design of Valencia (EASD) hosted the delivery of the 2016 Design Contest Awards. Design, jazz music and an exhibition with the winning models of the last years came together during the award ceremony. The members of the jury, Mariela Buendía, Director of Design at Gensler México, the architect Fran Silvestre; The chef (Star Michelin) Ricard Camarena and the journalist of Fuera de Serie magazine, Ana Ramírez, announced the winners of this year before more than a hundred guests and students of the EASD school. As president of the...
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