When designing, what superpower would you like to have?
The simple fact of being able to design and connect with others already seems like a super power!
Which of your designs would you choose to survive a zombie attack?
A father loves all his children equally”
If you could go to dinner with a designer, who would you go with?
With friends like Emir Polat or Elena Salmistraro, they squander art on everything they do.
Would you prefer to travel to the future or to the past?
I would try to cheat and travel to both! It can?
In what influential period of design would you like to be born?
In today’s world, in order to learn from the greats of the past and be part of “the future”.
Can you tell an anecdote about any of your projects?
Many, although the most interesting is the number of friendships that arise with clients. They give you their money first, and then their hearts!
If you wrote a book, what name would you put it?
“Funny” It is the word that I use to describe everything that is not described, and I don’t know if I love or hate it. “It’s funny”.
Why are wood and metal your favorite materials when designing?
Because they are very versatile and it is easy to control where they come from.
What is the last book you have read?
Making living lovely de Jordan & Russell (2LG Studio)
What could we find in your garbage basket?
Si me descuido, a mi gata!
What is the best memory of your childhood?
Building cabins with my brother and using materials that we were finding or asking the neighbors of the area
What is the rarest object in your room?
I wouldn’t say object, but it’s me.
What do you currently think of your first design?
I still like it a lot, although I would give it a spin.
What is your favorite conversation topic?
Traveling, and when I travel, imagine and dream of the reforms that I would make in the buildings and spaces that I find on the street and are not well used.
What do you value most in the design of a furniture wheel?
Material, aesthetics and functionality have to go hand in hand.
What if you had to design an object to put wheels what would it be?
Definitely a waitress table.
Dovain Studio, Portugal.
Dovain Studio designs and creates lighting, furniture and objects using the best materials, techniques and processes, under the creative direction of Sergio Prieto, a Spanish designer artist who dedicated himself to the world of painting professionally from the age of 10, and at the age of 18 he began to study design. He has been working in different countries around the world, such as China, India, France, Italy, Spain and currently in Portugal, collecting experiences and knowledge that shaped his artistic vision from an early age.
One of the priorities of his work is the search for the expressive language of objects, creating emotions in those who see and feel his pieces.
H – Chair
Stone Side Table