Radical architect Alejandro Aravena of the Santiago-based practice Elemental this week scooped the prestigious Pritzker Prize. Here are a few of the other studios that make up the country’s thriving design scene
Originally trained in ceramics and porcelain, Murtagh has successfully branched out with product and furniture design, while retaining her signature attention to tactile details.
Marambio goes beyond the Gute Form: her signature material, Demodé, is a composite of textile scraps from Santiago’s factories.
Playful and practical, designers and makers at Bravo! tackle any design challenge, from modular chopping boards to office furniture.
The creative partnership of engineer Eric Solar Salvo and architect Matías Ruiz Malbrán, RuizSolar excels at a constructivist approach to product design.