Manel ybargüengoitia


Born in Barcelona in 1954. Graduated as interior designer at the Barcelona Art School "Escuela de Artes Aplicadas y Oficios Artísticos". 

He obtained his qualification as interior arquitect from  the International Federation of Architects of Interior Design. Undertook studies of  Artistic Drawing at the Massana School in Barcelona. 

Qualified Technician from the Industrial School in Barcelona. 

Master in Industrial Design obtained from the Polytechnic University in Girona.  

He was a founding member of the First edition of Premios ECIA 96 for Interior Design. 

Has practiced as teacher at the Escuela Elisava and is currently director of the company Eklipta S.L.

Awards and Honors:

Piece "Ticktacktoe" selected for FAD 88. 

1st Price "Opinion 89" DIAC for "Ticktacktoe".

Design "Dominio" of Aldabra, nominated for the III edition of Awards for Design AEPD 1995. 

Exhibition at MACBA of "Dominio" 1996.

Exhibition of various pieces at the Museum of Decorative Arts in Barcelona.

Nomination for AEDP awards 2000 for the "Aina" chair.

designs for Concepta

Has designed for Concepta: Edgar sofa.