URQUIOLA PATRICIA

PATRICIA URQUIOLA

  • Date of birth

    1961

  • Nationality

    Spanish

  • Distinguishing features

    EDIDA DESIGNER OF THE YEAR 2005 and a high-profile name in design, Urquiola provides beautiful comfortable ideas for Italy’s top brands.

  • website

    www.patriciaurquiola.com

Biography

Patricia Urquiola was born in Oviedo in Spain and currently lives and works in Milan. She graduated from the Faculty of Architecture at the Technical University of Madrid in 1989, after completing a thesis with Achille Castiglioni. From 1990 to 1992, she was assistant lecturer to both Achille Castiglioni and Eugenio Bettinelli at the Milan Polytechnic and the E.N.S.C.I. in Paris. Between 1990 and 1996, she worked in the new product development office of De Padova and with Vico Magistretti. From 1993 to 1996, she worked with the architects de Renzio and Ramerino and was engaged in architectural design, showrooms, restaurants and franchising. In 1996 she became head of the design department at Lissoni Associati, working for Alessi, Antares-Flos, Artelano, B & B, Boffi, Cappellini, Coalesse, Cassina, Kartell, Molteni, Moroso and Viccarbe. She is currently working in her own practice in Milan in the fields of design, exhibitions, art direction and architecture.

Edida products awards

Visioni
Visioni Photography GIOVANNI GASTEL  Styling STUDIO PEPE  Words PAOLA CARIMATI

Visioni

  • Floor covering
  • 2017
  • CC TAPIS
Gender
Gender Photography GIOVANNI GASTEL  Styling STUDIO PEPE  Words PAOLA CARIMATI

Gender

  • Seating
  • 2017
  • CASSINA
Husk bed
Husk bed © Press picture

Husk bed

  • Bedding
  • 2014
  • B&B ITALIA
Husk
Husk © Press picture

Husk

  • Outdoor
  • 2012
  • B&B ITALIA
Cottage
Cottage © Press picture

Cottage

  • Outdoor
  • 2013
  • KETTAL
Pear
Pear © Press picture

Pear

  • Bathroom
  • 2008
  • AGAPE
Antibodi
Antibodi © Photo Alessandro Paderni

Antibodi

  • Seating
  • 2007
  • MOROSO
Fat-Fat
Fat-Fat © Press picture

Fat-Fat

  • Bedding
  • 2005
  • B&B ITALIA
Dechirer
Dechirer © Press picture

Dechirer

  • Wall covering
  • 2009
  • MUTINA
Nat(F)use
Nat(F)use © Press picture

Nat(F)use

  • Wall covering
  • 2012
  • BUDRI
Salinas
SALINAS ©Adriano Brusaferri

Salinas

  • Kitchen
  • 2015
  • BOFFI