Sankao Coffee Table
PrizeFinalists in Use (product)
ArtistPablo Vidiella Huguet
Sankao: meaning "three faces" in japanese.
Sankao coffee table arises as an investigation of circular and cylindrical geometries. The purity of the original shape is altered through simple changes by conceptually pressing and stretching three points. By doing so, both structure and utility are solved maintaining the original essence, becoming a more complex and organic object.
Bio Pablo Vidiella was born in 1984 in Madrid, where he is currently based. Interested in arts, he decided to study Architecture, obtaining the degree in 2013. After that he moved to London, where he started working in a well-known architectural practice, having the opportunity to work in different fields and scales of architecture and design, getting in touch with technical and digital fabrication. Back in Madrid, he decided to train and focus exploring and investigating creation boundaries as a personal challenge until today.