Nowadays Francesc Rifé manages a team of professionals of different areas of design and his national and international projects go from interior design to industrial design, passing through the creation of concepts, facilities, graphism and artistic management.
Throughout his career, he has obtained several awards in design such as the Contract World Awards, the Red Dot, ICFF Editors Awards, the HIP Award in Chicago, the FAD awards as well as several ASCER awards.
His work has been widely spread through the general press, as well as through specialized publications at national and international levels. Moreover, several books gathering his most outstanding creations have been edited. For many years he has been a teacher and has an active role in conferences, talks, and workshops.Hug / Collection
He has developed projects in diverse sectors: furniture, lighting, product, graphic design and communication. As researcher of the IGD (Research and Management Design Group of the Universidad Politécnica de Valencia), he works in consultancy and training projects regarding design management and product portfolios, collaborating with different companies and organizations.
He also collaborates internally with the design departments of companies managing product portfolios, elaborating communication strategies, and managing industrial and graphic design projects, as well as artistic management and aesthetics.Soffia / Tables
The trajectory of Ximo over the world encompasses also many years in the education sector. He has been a professor in the Design School of the Universidad Católica CEU San Pablo. He has also formed part of numerous design associations like the BEDA, ADP and ADCV.
His projects, both national and international, go from the industrial and graphic design to the architecture and interior design. Chairs, lamps, bathtubs, ceramic designs, textiles… Ximo Roca is undoubtedly an original and versatile designer. During his more than 30 years of work he has created many products which are nowadays widely extended in the market. He also collaborates with different companies and organizations in the role of consultant and coordinator in their design departments.Ales / Collection
Its work, characterized by a multidisciplinary method which comprises the design of furniture, interiors, products and packaging, has been exhibited and recognised at an international level. In 1999 the studio was awarded with the prestigious National Design Award in Spain, and since then they have been working hard and have been worthy of numerous national and international awards.
Active in the academic field, the studio also organizes seminars, workshops and agreements with many Spanish universities.Daybed / Collection