Javier Mariscal

Designer - Spain

Javier Mariscal is a recognized spanish multidisciplinary designer. Since 1970 he lives an works in Barcelona. 


Who really are you? 

"I’m curious. I like to watch, observe, learn and draw everything. I draw the light, the sea, friends, bars, streets and objects."


What do you think of when you hear the word plastic? 

"It is a material that allows us to make outdoor furniture and rugs that are resistant to rain, sun, water, and time." 


What is your favourite colour? 

"All colours are beautiful but it’s also true to say that some colours suit more than others." 


Which Vondom item from another designer would you put in your home? 

"I like the items designed by Vondom Studio." 


What do you prefer, classic or science fiction movies? 

"Above all a good movie." 


Do you have any fetich object? 

"I really like Vespas especially when the first Piaggio manufactured in Italy has been a faithful companion that has took me to lots of different places for many years." 


What was the last thing you bought? 

"A Korean brushes set." 


Do you believe in perfection

"I believe in doing things well, seeking good solutions, keeping abreast of new technology and new ideas which will continue to open more and more doors to work and having fun." 


Do you have any fixation or quirky habit? 

"I have some habits but I can overcome them easily." 


What do you do when you are not designing? 

"Some say that design is a way of life. I also read ,travel and go for walks."