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Mexican Design Studio specialized in product design, interior design and creative direction within fashion, furniture, lifestyle and technology.

Ammann//gallery premiers BALANCE at Milan Art Week.
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We’re thrilled to announce that ammann//gallery will premier BALANCE, Joel’s latest Personal Edition project, at Miart (Booth O17) as part of Milan Art Week. BALANCE will be part of a carefully curated selection of works that highlights the strengths of the gallery’s international program while paying tribute to Italian art, design and architecture. The exhibition will also include works by renowned artists and designers like Hélène Binet, Florian Bokenhagen, Nucleo, Rolf Sachs and Ad Hoc.

As part of  Milan Art Week, Miart is the Italian fair that presents the widest away of works, bringing together an international audience of collectors, curators, museum directors, artists, designers, art loves and journalists to Milan.

Ever since its foundation ammann//gallery has been known for its unique curatorial approach, cultivating a cutting-edge program devoted to innovation and connoisseurship in the fields of fine art, design, and architecture.

Miart will run from April 13th to April 15th, at the Fiera di Milano in Italy.

 
Castillos: A new Project by Cooperativa Panorámica
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After an in depth analysis and experimentation with the pyrotechnical tradition of Tultitlán, Cooperativa Panorámica creates a new collection that reinterprets the character of the Mexican fiesta. Taking the ephemeral manufacture of  “toritos” and  “castillos” as the starting point, they use design as a means of exploration to emphasize the broadest aspects of this practice.

The exercise resulted in a series of sculptural pieces inspired by the construction of these structures, exploring the negative space and incorporating the metal, instead of bamboo and hemp, the original materials.

 

Castillos was shown at an exclusive presentation by Mexican gallery Ángulo0 during ZonaMaco 2018, the leading contemporary art and design fair in Latin America, the most relevant platform for designers and artists of the scene at an international level. 

 
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You will be able to visit Castillos at Ángulo0 until March 28th, 2018.

 
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BALANCE: Joel Escalona's new project at leading art fair: Zona Maco

As you should already know, from the 7th to 11th of February we presented BALANCE, Joel's latest personal editions collection, in Zona Maco, the leading contemporary art and design fair in Latin America, the most relevant platform for designers and artists of the scene at an international level. Around 62,000 visitors came to this year's fair, both national and international. If you weren’t one of those lucky ones, here is a sneak peek of what you missed.

 
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Great projects are made with great teams. Thank you.

Balance in Zona Maco 2018
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Balance is found when we are in constant motion. 

Glad to announce that for the first time we will take part in ZONA MACO this upcoming February, the leading contemporary art and design fair in Latin America, the most relevant platform for designers and artists of the scene at an international level.


February 7-11, 2018
Centro Citibanamex
Booth ZMD33

 
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ARTE/SANO ÷ ARTISTAS 5.0
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We’re glad to announce our participation in the exhibition ARTE/SANO ÷ ARTISTAS 5.0, a project organized by Museo de Arte Popular with the aim of bringing together disciplines that naturally dialogue. where a master craftsman added his techniques and experience to the clever creativity of contemporary aesthetics.

For this year's edition we had the pleasure of working with two different craftsmen. With Napoleón Pérez Pamat specialized in copper, and Gonzalo Rodrígez specialized in woven palm. The results, avant-garde crafts, are truly something you shouldn’t miss.

The exhibition is from November 25th to February 25th in the Museo de Arte Popular in Mexico City. 

Calle Revillagigedo 11
Colonia Centro, Delegación Cuauhtémoc
C.P. 06000, Ciudad de México

 
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9th National Design Biennial

We are celebrating! 

We won the 9th National Design Biennial, the most important event concerning design organized by the Federal Government through  Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes (National Council for Culture  and Arts), Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes (National Institute of Fine Arts) and Escuela de Diseño del INBA (School of Design). In this event, the designers are rewarded for contributing professionally and culturally to their country. 

This is an award for each member of the studio, each client, manufacturer and person involved in these projects. This is an award for all. It is an award for national design.

In Joel Escalona Studio we participate with four projects within the category Design for the  Development or Economic and Commercial Promotion: 

 
  Dalia for BD Barcelona  —  First place

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CEM Design Talks
 
 

We would like to share the participation of Joel Escalona in CEM Design talks. A space where designers will be sharing their experiences and opinions in design. Joel’s talk is tomorrow, October 11th at 14:30 in Tecnológico de Monterrey Campus Estado de México. If you happen to be in the area, we will be happy to see you there.

Av Lago de Guadalupe 3.5 Km, Margarita Maza de Juárez, 52926 Cd López Mateos, México.

 
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