RAMÓN ESTEVE LUDOVICA+ROBERTO PALOMBA
Valencia, España, (*1964) Roberto Palomba (*1963), Ludovica Serafini (*1961)
Continuity, essentiality and purity are perceived in the ar- Ludovica+Roberto Palomba’s work has always been rich
chitect projects. From his studio in Valencia, carries out very of cultural references. Their projects are derived from ob-
diverse projects: public building, sanitary, educational, cul- servations of change in human behavior. Their mission is to
tural, of fices... generate products that merge function, innovation and lon-
gevity - intimate and emotional connections that last. “We
The search of the relation between container and content believe that good design already exist in a sort of collective
carries in many of his projects to design also the furniture. unconsciousness and our task is to mold and deliver them.
Many of these pieces are produced along with others devel- A truly successful piece of design must feel fresh but not un-
oped independently by brands as Vondom, Gandía Blasco, familiar when it is discovered”. The equation of their work is
Joquer, Upoh, Dynamobel, Vibia and Andreu World. Re- hence summed up in one singular concept: Evident Design.
cently Ramon Esteve is collaborator of Nh Hotels and has
developed for Nh the Nhube concept, consulted by Ferran Art Direction: Elmar, Kos, Zucchet ti. Past: Bosa, Ceramica
Adriá, for the ex terior spaces. Sant’Agostino, Flaminia, Iris, Schif fini.
Also is professor of the architectural projects department Clients: Antolini, Bisazza, Bof fi, Bonacina Pierantonio,
of the Architecture School of Valencia since 2005. Habitu- Bosa, Brix, Cappellini, Ceramica Sant’Agostino, Crass-
ally he is a guest lecturer and collaborator in architecture & evig, De Vecchi, Dornbracht, Driade, Elmar, Ex teta, Fiam,
design workshops. In 2005 he received the First Award “ex Flaminia, Foscarini, Fusital, Gandia Blasco, Hoesch, Kos,
aequo of the Architects School of the Valencian Community Laufen Bathrooms AG, Lancia, Lema, Livi’t, Moroso, Nodus,
2003-04 which of fered by the Príncipe Felipe Investigation Orizzonti, Poltrona Frau, Rapsel, Salviati, Sawaya & Moroni,
Center.” Recently he has received the Gold of ADCV Award Schif fini, Skitsch, Swan, Technogym, Tiset tanta, Tronconi,
2009 in the category of “Domestic Equipment” for the sofa Tubes, Valli&Valli, Viccarbe, When Objects Work, Ycami,
ADN, and was also rewarded in the contest for the project of Zanot ta, Zucchet ti.
Library Sant Josep in Ontinyent.
STEFANO GIOVANNONI K ARIM RASHID JMFERRERO
La Spezia, Italy (*1954) U.S.A. (*1960) Valencia, Spain (*1978)
Stefano Giovannoni, graduated in Architecture in Florence He is one of the most prolific designers of his generation. Industrial designer, being employed at design studio such
in 1978, currently, he lives and works in Milan. From 1979 to Over 3000 designs in production, over 300 awards and pro- as Óscar Tusquets and “art direction” of several companies.
1991 he has been teaching and doing research in the Flor- jects in over 35 countries. Af ter several years of professional experience, his own stu-
ence Faculty of Architecture; he has been master-professor dio -estudihac jmferrero- of industrial and interior design
at Domus Academy in Milan, at the del Proget to in Reggio Projects for Umbra, Deutsche Bank, Audi, Method, Dirt was launched in 2003.
Emilia and professor in Industrial Design at the University Devil, Artemide, Magis, Citibank, Hyundai, LaCie, Samsung,
of Architecture in Genova. He has been not only working Veuve Clicquot, Swarovski... His work’s methodology is based on the simplicity and de-
as an architect but also an industrial-designer and an in- tail when creating objects or spaces. They provoke sensa-
terior-designer, especially specializing in plastic products. Karim’s work is featured in 20 permanent collections and tions thanks to the process of research, investigation, study
He has collaborated with companies like Alessi, Cedderoth, he exhibits art in galleries worldwide. Karim is a perennial and working with tex tures, materials and lights and through
Deborah, Fiat, Flos, Hannstar, Helit, Henkel, Kokuyo, Inda, winner of the Red Dot Award, Chicago Athenaeum Good which being able to transmit for that they have been cre-
Laufen, Lavazza, Magis, Oras, Oregon Scientific, Seiko, Sie- Design Award, I.D. Magazine Annual Design Review and ated, the necessity and durability.
mens, 3M... IDSA Industrial Design Excellence Award. Karim’s has been
featured in magazine and books including Time, Financial Thanks to that, af ter one year collaborating with TOYOTA in
He designed very successful commercial products such Times, NY Times, Esquire, GQ, and the interior design of a new vehicle. Recently estudihac has
as, for Alessi, the “Girotondo” and “Mami” series, the plas- countless more. been selected as The European Studio for collaborating in
tic products, “Il BagnoAlessi” and the “Bombo” series for the development of interior design of vehicles TOYOTA.
Magis. In 1980 he won the “Shinkenchiku Residential De- In 2009 Rizzoli released Karim’s latest monograph Karim-
sign Competition” award, with Kisho Kurokawa as judge, Space, featuring 36 of Karim’s interior architecture designs. His works have been selected for international exhibitions
and the “Concorso per una Piazza a Santa Croce sull’Arno” Other books include Karim’s guide to living, “Design Your such as Design With Smile, Tokyo Designers Week, Stock-
award. His works are part of the permanent archive of Cen- Self” (Harper Collins, 2006), “Digipop”, a digital exploration olm Furniture Fair, Wallpaper, etc…
tre Georges Pompidou and of MOMA collection (New York)) of computer graphics (Taschen, 2005), compact port folio
published by Chronicle Books (2004), as well as t Nowadays he works as, lecturer, workshops, furthermore is
member of panels…at home and abroad.
A-CERO JAVIER MARISCAL HARRYCAMILA
Joaquín Torres (*1969), Rafael Llamazares (*1970) Valencia, Spain (*1950) Harry Van (the Netherlands, *1966)
Camila Vega (Cuba, *1971)
A-cero joaquín torres architects company established in Javier Mariscal is, First and foremost, an image creator who
1996 whose activity focuses on complete development of develops his work using all kinds of supports and disci- Known for their mysterious objects, exemplars of vibrant de-
architectural projects. The human team, led by Joaquin Tor- plines. Furniture design, painting, sculpture, illustrations, sign of the 21st century. The futuristic shapes are reminis-
res and his partner Rafael interior design, graphic design, landscaping, gardening cent of technologies applied to high speed, the imaginary of
Llamazares, has been growing through out the past years and so on are all the object of his professional, vital activity. HARRY&CAMILA drawing on aeronautical performances,
and sums up to more than 60 professionals spread out with fantasies of aircraf t wings, space travel and -ships.
through dif ferent of fices Spain(2), UAE Dubai (1), Domini- He has recently done the interior design and graphics for
can republic(1), currently working on the H&M store in Barcelona, the collection for the Uno De- Their resulting design approach concentrates on experi-
projects of dif ferent magnitude. sign contract, the 11th floor of Hotel Puerta América Ma- mentation with materials and topologies. HARRY is from the
drid for the Hoteles Silken Group, the graphic image of the Netherlands, class 1966, industrial designer with a degree
Since not long ago due to the demand of our clients we 32nd edition of the America’s Cup, the new brand image for from the Design Academy Eindhoven. CAMILA Chilean na-
have ex tended our performance field towards the building Camper for Kids, the Bombay Sapphire Design exhibition tionality, grew up in Mexico, degree in fashion design, Isti-
process executing “turnkey operations” on projects previ- on 20th century design objects, the sculptural pergola for tuto Marangoni Milan.
ously designed by the studio. Our working method is based Río Hortega Hospital in Valladolid and the visual identity for
on a detailed analysis of the client’s needs and the projects the British post-production company, Framestore. They met during their Master at the Domus Academy in Mi-
programme. The result is examined in all its dimensions in lan 1994. In 1988 they established studio HARRY&CAMILA
order to find every potential problem, all the possible solu- Among other projects, he is currently working on a retro- in Milan. In 2002 HARRY&CAMILA moved to Barcelona but
tions are studied and all the material solutions for the new spective exhibition at the Design Museum of London which continue to spend time in their adopted home Italy, work-
building analyzed during the design stage. We imagine, will take place in the spring, on the full-length cartoon ing with a number of design manufactures. A good mix be-
project and persuade. “Chico y Rita” with Fernando Trueba, on three books about tween the Dutch free spirit and Latin sensualism. They work
his artistic and design work and on pieces of furniture for across a wide range of disciplines signing for clients world-
During our professional trajectory we have maintained col- VONDOM, UNO DESIGN and MAGIS. wide a.o Alessi, Dedon, Fontana Arte, JLindeberg+Puma,
laborations with construction companies and developers Living Divani, Rosenthal studio-Line. Harry&camila have
taking part in contests or carrying out consultancy work, He has collaborated with companies such as Memphis, Ak- exhibited ex tensively around the world and won several
with other architect and engineering aba, Bidasoa, BD Ediciones de Diseño, Moroso, Nani Mar- awards including in 2007, 2008, 2009 & 2010 the GOOD
studios developing projects in common, as well as lawyers quina, Vorwerk, Equipaje, Alessi, Sangetsu, Magis, Cosmic, DESIGN Award of the Chicago Athenaeum, the world’s old-
of fices helping in management and town-planning. Amat3, Santa&Cole, Lalique and Phaidon. est and most prestigious award of its kind.
Mariscal expresses himself using a personal language that
is complex in its intention and simple in its statements, in-
nocent yet provocative, that he uses to innovate, risk and
communicate. He enjoys provoking the eyes that look at his
works and creating complicity with them.
Claudio Dondoli (*1954) - Marco Pocci (*1953), Italy.
Archirivolto was founded in 1983 by Claudio Dondoli and
Marco Pocci as an industrial planning, design and architec-
While studying Architecture in Florence, Claudio and Marco
and some friends put up an experimental theatre group.
When they decided to focus their joint ef forts on design,
consolidating their ties of friendship, their interest in theatre
strongly influenced the setup of their new studio, drenched
in creativity, sense of reality, respect and at tention for tha
Keen on gaining an insight into the world of production and
the market, they started of f managing an interior decora-
For Archirivolto “design is beauty, harmony and freedom
and cannot therefore be bound by strict, preestablished
rules, nor can it be the privilege of a social or cultural elite.
The designer is commit ted to creating beauty for everyone
and to make design approachable for an everincreasing
number of people”.
pots + low table + modular sofa + armchair + carpet
210 x 75
Ø120 100 x 100 70 x 70
30 30 30
>VELA Mesa 120 >VELA Mesa 100 >VELA Mesa 70
100 100 100 100
>VELA Sofá - módulo L central 100 >VELA Butaca
160 100 100 160
>VELA Sofá - módulo L izquierdo >VELA Sofá - módulo L derecho
160 100 100 160
>VELA Sofá - módulo L central 160 >VELA Sofá - módulo XL central
pots + table + armchair
>VELA Butaca Ligera
100 x 100
75 x 75 200 x 100
50 x 50
>VELA Alfombra. Combinaciones >VELA Alfombra. Módulos >VELA Mesa 200
carpet + maceteros + armchair
table XL +chairs + lamp + butaca ligera
>FAZ Lámpara pie 220
180 x 90 72 x 72
>FAZ mesaXL >FAZ mesa72
69 51 62 50
>FAZ silla apilable >FAZ silla con brazos
>Lampara BONES >BONES 120 >BONES 55 >BONES 45
STEFANO GIOVANNONI & ELISA GARGAN
armchair + sofa + low table+ pots
185 89 83
79 79 79 79 87
>STONE Sofa >STONE Poltrona >STONE Mesa
K ARIM RASHID
K ARIM RASHI
K ARIM RASHID
>SPAGHETTI 45 >SPAGHETTI 55
>K ANNELLONI 90 >K ANNELLONI 120
>VASES Lámpara 220 >VASES Lámpara 180 >VASES Lámpara 70
carpet +table XL + chair
>MOMAS Mellizas >MOMAS Maceta 80 >MOMAS Maceta 70 >MOMAS Jardinera
>BYBYE 100 >BYBYE 70
>FIESTA Barra >FIESTA Barra curva
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ISALONI - ICFF 2011