Cosentino sponsors the Madrid Design Festival 2020
The third edition of the event aims to, once again, convert Madrid into a leading, international showcase of design for the entire month of February.
With a series of innovative activities and content scheduled, Cosentino will participate in the Madrid Design Festival 2020 together with the renowned figure in world design, Ron Arad, who will visit the Spanish capital. Ron Arad: The Israeli designer takes us through his professional career and discusses first hand the ToHa building in Tel Aviv, which features over 28,000 m2 of the ultracompact surface, Dekton® on its facade, flooring, lifts, roofing and wall partitions.
Conference with Ron Arad - "Ron Arad on ToHa, inspiration and the construction details of a unique project" - Thursday, 13 February, from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. - Cosentino City Madrid. Paseo de la Castellana, 116, MadridRon Arad: Alongside Cosentino and as a speaker at the "MadridDesignPro" open days, the designer visits the Official Architects' Association of Madrid (COAM) to share the unique and fascinating path he has taken since his first jobs in the eighties, when he founded the studio One Off Ltd. in London.
Conference with Ron Arad - Looking back: from objects to buildings, from 10 Layer to the ToHa building" - Thursday, 13 February, from 6:00 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. - Official Architects' Association of Madrid (COAM), Calle de Hortaleza, 63, Madrid
Eugeni Quitllet: Within the "From poetics to design" conference series organised in collaboration with the magazine Room Dise?o [Design Room], the designer Eugeni Quitllet, awarded with the 2016 Designer of the Year prize by Maison&Object, shares his design vision with us through some of his iconic works.
Conference with Eugeni Quitllet. "From poetics to design" series - Wednesday, 5 February, 7:00 p.m. - Cosentino City Madrid, Paseo de la Castellana, 116, Madrid
Room 2030: Presentation of the Room 2030 project: the room of the future and discussion on modular architecture, design and art, with the participation of Sergio Baraga?o (Baraga?o Arquitectos), Marisa Santamaría (Design Company Network - RED) and Carlos Cuadros (Niemeyer Centre).
Presentation of Project 2030 - Discussion: "Modular Architecture. When Nature Meets Human Technology" - Thursday, 6 February, from 12.00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. - Cosentino City Madrid, Paseo de la Castellana, 116, Madrid
C-Top Restaurants by Cosentino: Created by the Silestone Institute, this book takes its readers on a journey to nine unique restaurants: Aponiente, Dani García, De Librije, Disfrutar, DiverXO, DSTAgE, El Invernadero, Mugaritz and Somni. The publication explains how nine renowned chefs bring creativity to their dishes, in addition to exploring the interior design and architecture of their restaurants. Santiago Alfonso (Cosentino Group) and Marisa Santamaría (RED) will participate in this event.
Presentation of the book C-Top Restaurants by Cosentino - Monday, 10 February, 1:00 p.m. - Cosentino City Madrid, Paseo de la Castellana, 116, Madrid
Meeting of Spanish firms that promote international contests and prizes in support of emerging talent: Isabel Martínez-Cosentino Ramos, Showroom Manager of the soon to open Cosentino City Barcelona, talks about the international Cosentino Design Challenge, now in its fourteenth edition this year, at the COAM.
Meeting of Spanish firms that promote international contests and prizes in support of emerging talent -Thursday, 13 February, 7:30 p.m. - Official Architects' Association of Madrid (COAM), Calle de Hortaleza, 63, Madrid
III International inHAUS LAB Competition - "Design your modular house": More than 400 proposals have been received from young professionals and students of architecture and design, from 47 different countries. The members of the jury, in addition to the finalists and winners from the different categories, will attend the prize ceremony. Cosentino is the sponsor of the competition and, for the first time, will award the "Cosentino Prize for the best Kitchen Designer". Before the winners are awarded with their prizes, there will be a round table discussion on the home, design, technology, basic tools for designers, architects and inHAUS houses.
Prize Ceremony for the III International inHAUS LAB Competition - "Design your modular house" - Monday, 24 February, 7:00 p.m. - Cosentino City Madrid, Paseo de la Castellana, 116, Madrid
Emilio Gil: The graphic designer gives a talk on his professional career and opens his collage exhibition "Layers in time", which will be on display until the end of March at the Cosentino City Madrid showroom.
Emilio Gil's talk and opening of the "Layers in time" exhibition - Tuesday, 25 February, 7:00 p.m. - Cosentino City Madrid, Paseo de la Castellana, 116, Madrid
María Villalón: The interior designer talks about "Conversations in Space".
"Conversations in Space" talk with María Villalón - Thursday, 27 February, 6:30 p.m. - Cosentino City Madrid, Paseo de la Castellana, 116, Madrid
"Carved in Stone". Throughout the month of February, Cosentino City Madrid will showcase the impressive exhibition of exclusive works that inspire "Life on Mars". Hand-crafted in Blanco Macael marble, the five pieces have been created by the prestigious British architecture firms Cartwright Pickard, Foster + Partners, Hugh Broughton Architects, Ian Ritchie Architects and Tonkin Liu.