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Barkas, a new IT Gastronomic Experience

BarKas is the private, corporate restaurant at the headquarters of Kaspersky Laboratory — one of the largest firms in the field of information security — in Moscow, Russia. (The name Kas is short for Kaspersky, the founder of the company.) The story of this restaurant project is amazing. Near the end of the construction of the headquarters, already equipped with large amenities areas such as rest areas, gymnasium, well-equipped underground parking for cars, electric vehicles and bicycles, meeting rooms, etc., it was determined that the development was...

"Greenery": the new color of the year

Some of our most iconic collections, such as the Sail and Flex, have incorporated the new green mango color into their palette. This fresh, clean and attractive tone evokes the delicate yet vibrate naturalness of the tropical fruit. Greenery is the new color of the Year. Or at least, this is what Pantone has decided, which has chosen the 2017 color of the year. This new natural, refreshing, flexible, yellow-green tone according to the international leader of the color that has chosen it for its naturalness as symbol of change and new beginnings...

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...

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...

Second prize: 2016 Design Contest

A design with multiple possibilities. This is the key of theMakila table projectofAlcides FarjefromDonostia (Guipuzcoa-Spain), winner of the second prize of the Design Contest. Its balance, harmony and singularity have been some of the aspects highlighted by the jury of this edition, who valued especially its industrial vision and its ability to personalize and adapt to any environment from the outset. The Makila table also stands out for its ability to create different pieces in one piece. Makila in Euskera is the word that is used to define the support...

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...
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