Adiós, Federico Correa

Adiós, Federico Correa Barcelona, 1924 – 2020 Yesterday, October 19th, Federico Correa left us. Born in 1924 and with a doctorate in architecture, he began his career by forging a professional bond with his old schoolmate, Alfonso Milá. Together, they elevated Spanish creation to an international level, carrying out projects in architecture, industrial and interior…

A conversation with Antoni Arola

A conversation with Antoni Arola Light as a playmate Starting with far-off contexts, such as African and Japanese cultures, Antoni Arola is able to nurture conversations that captivate by their simplicity. A multi-disciplinary designer, distinguished by his genuine artistic intuition, which he embodies in his designs. He and Queralt Garriga, who holds a PhD in…

Our visit to the last resident of La Pedrera

Our visit to the last resident of La Pedrera “Architecture is the arrangement of light; sculpture is the play on light.” Antoni Gaudí La Pedrera (1906-1912) was the last civil work projected by Antoni Gaudí, whose career was shaped by the observation of nature and the search for rationality in forms. Revolutionary figures and a wide…

Ylighting Q&A with Santa&Cole

Ylighting Q&A with Santa&Cole The editor and founder of Santa & Cole Nina Masó meets the online site Ylighting in “Meet the Makers” Nina Masó, editor and co-founder of Santa & Cole, reveals some of the most important aspects taken into consideration throughout the editorial process in an interview where she delivers her vision of…

A theatrical experience at NYFW

A theatrical experience at NYFW Santa & Cole lights up Christopher John Rogers’ fashion show Christopher John Rogers’ concept of fashion requires to be understood in its context. Seeking to create that environment, Barcelona based Sauras + Garriga studio has designed a set that reinterprets the essence of the earliest fashion shows in a contemporary…

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Lámina by Antoni Arola

Playing with poetry and reason Lámina by Antoni Arola Antoni Arola plays as he designs and designs as he plays. Considered one of the most interesting European designers of his generation, this poet of light, as he is known, elevates us with his work to a dimension that transcends the functional. Arola fuses artistic experimentation…

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The Designers Inspiration: André Ricard

The Designers Inspiration: André Ricard Designer, intellectual, writer, professor and president of the NGO Design for the World, over the course of his indefatigable professional career, André Ricard has been noted for the design of both everyday and representative objects, including the Barcelona 1992 Olympic torch. Thoughtful and attentive to the news and concerns of…

Celebrating André Ricard’s 90th birthday

Celebrating André Ricard’s 90th birthday A conversation with one of the pioneers of industrial design in Spain Living in a depressed and grey Spain, when design was a meaningless word and the creative process something yet to be described, without the benefit of Internet, André Ricard discovered in the United Kingdom the existence of this…

Santa & Cole at BDNY

Santa & Cole at BDNY From the 10th to the 11th of November, visit our booth at BDNY.  Discover Santa & Cole’s collection through a selection of the company’s most iconic lighting. Timeless objects with a highly diverse range of origins and uses that share the same concept of design: reflecting a specific lifestyle. Arrange a…