Oscar Tusquets: One of the architects who symbolize the style of modernity
Actually, he is a designer and an architect. Like most in his industry. Oscar Tusquets is one of the most prominent contemporary architects in Europe. If you list everything he stands for as a symbol, you could list what would look like an encyclopedia.
Oscar Tusquets Blanca
Accents from his CV
He was born in Barcelona in 1944. Oscar Tusquets became known among other things with many great hotel buildings and also with the metro station in Naples. Its metro station has been declared the most beautiful in Europe. He also deals with graphic art. He also has a publishing house together with his sister. He calls himself RqueR.
The Spanish architect and designer
Much of his work is also dedicated to furniture design. It is also one of the few architects who has a personal acquaintance and friendship with Salvador Dali. He even dedicates special furniture series to him. They even have a joint project for sofas.
Salvador Dali (left) and Oscar Tusquets (right)
Dalí art installation in Pompidou, Paris
The unforgettable Catalonia
As with Dali, one can not miss the specific character of architecture in Catalonia at Tusquets. These can be traced in all his works. In this sense, he also has a lot to thank the Antonio Gaudi and Carlo Molino.
Contemporary Spanish architecture
Modern architecture in Spain
San Fernando Monumento
In his collection of furniture there are a number of works that deserve special attention. The chairs are among his favorite objects and this can be experienced on the basis of the great services in those real.
Designer chairs and armchairs
The simple design can offer a lot of comfort
Soft upholstered seat
Designer chairs by Oscar Tusquets
sense of humor
If there is something that sets European architects and designers apart from the rest of the world, then this is above all their sense of humor. This helps if you can achieve a weightless feeling. Also, old forms can be used wonderfully and playfully in this way. An emanation of this trend can also be found at Oscar Tusquets.
To the chairs there is also an elegant dining table
The table top seen from above …
… and from below
Park benches have also been designed by the great architect
A really comfortable park bench
The Toledo subway stop in Naples was designed by Oscar Tusquets
Toledo subway stop in Naples, Italy