Bio & Highlights
Founder of HenkaLab in 2017
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.
AWARDS / HIGHLIGHTS
+ 2022 - GOLDEN AWARD “A' Design Award 2022”, Milan, Italy, in Furniture Design Category, for HANA CHAIR.
+ 2021 - GOLDEN AWARD “A' Design Award 2021”, Milan, Italy, in Furniture Design Category, for SANKAO COFFEE TABLE.
+ 2021 - WINNER “iLuxury Awards 2021”, USA, in Furniture Design Category, for SANKAO COFFEE TABLE and KAONA TABLE.
+ 2021 - FINALIST "LICC London International Creative Competition 2020", United Kingdom, for SANKAO COFFEE TABLE.
+ 2021 - 2021's Award for Excellence in Bespoke Furniture Design - Spain "LUX LIFE MAGAZINE", United Kingdom, for HENKALAB.
+ 2020 - DESIGNER OF THE YEAR "NOVUM DESIGN AWARD 2020", France, for PABLO VIDIELLA in Furniture Design category.
+ 2020 - GOLDEN AWARD "NOVUM DESIGN AWARD 2020", France, for both SANKAO COFFEE TABLE and KAONA TABLE.
+ 2020 - HONORABLE MENTION "ePDA EUROPEAN PRODUCT DESIGN AWARDS 2020", for both SANKAO COFFEE TABLE and KUROBA TABLE.
+ 2020 - WINNER "DNA PARIS DESIGN AWARDS 2020", France, for KUROBA TABLE.
+ 2020 - GOLD WINNER "MUSE DESIGN AWARDS 2020", NY, for both SANKAO COFFEE TABLE and KUROBA TABLE.
+ 2019 - FINALIST "NINJA DESIGN AWARD 2019" for SANKAO COFFEE TABLE, at Ureshino Design Week, Japan.
+ 2018 - WINNER ex aequo "RADO STAR PRIZE SPAIN 2018" for KURIA TABLE, at Madrid Design Festival Awards. Both Jury and Prix du public prizes.
+ 2023 - A’ Design Awards exhibition in Bangalore, India. The event, Design Milan at Crystal Hall in association with India’s premier design bodies is scheduled to take place on Friday and Saturday, 4th and 5th of February 2023.
+ 2021 - A’ Design Awards exhibition in Shenzhen, China, in Shenzhen International Industrial Design Week 2021, from 1 - 3rd of December 2021.
+ 2021 - A’ Design Awards exhibition in Italy, at Museo del Design - Via Bellinzona 15, 22100, Como, from 1 - 18th of June 2021.
+ 2020 - Paris Design Week 2020. MAISON & OBJET Digital Fair, from 4 - 18th of September 2020.
+ 2019 - Ureshino Design Week 2019. Temporary exhibition of NINJA DESIGN AWARD 2019 at Ureshino City Gymnastics, Saga Prefecture, Japan. From 23 - 24th of Februrary 2019.
+ 2018 - Madrid Design Festival 2018. Temporary exhibition of the selected projects of RADO STAR PRIZE SPAIN 2018 at COAM's Rado Lounge, from 14 - 28th of Februrary 2018.
PRESS & OTHERS
+ 2022 - Member of the International Design Club (IDC) and the International Association of Designers (IAD).
+ 2022 - Press feature for HANA CHAIR at “Archistudent”, “DesignStreet”, “BestDesignSpain”and “DettagliHomeDecor”, Italy.
+ 2022 - A' Design Award - Award Winning Spatial Design Yearbook 2022 (DesignerPress, Italy, 48/S, ISBN:978-88-97977-53-7).
+ 2022 - Member of the GRAND JURY PANEL at “A’DESIGN AWARDS 2022”, Milan.
+ 2022 - Interview at “THE DECORATIVE SURFACES” digital magazine, by COMPAC. March 2022.
+ 2022 - Member of the JURY PANEL at "ADC INTERNATIONAL ARCHITECTURE & DESIGN AWARDS 2022", Poland.
+ 2021 - A’ Design press feature at “Designboom” and “La Gatta sul Tetto”, Milano.
+ 2021 - Member of the JURY PANEL at "RE-THINKING THE FUTURE: Architecture, Construction and Design Awards 2021", India.
+ 2020 - Member of the GRAND JURY PANEL at "MUSE DESIGN AWARDS 2020", NY.
+ 2018 - LXQ MAG nº77, Lexquisite Magazine (Spain), published Aug 9, 2018.
+ 2018 - Madrid Design Festival Award winners ceremony at Fundación Giner de los Ríos in Madrid, published in several international physical and digital design magazines including: Madrid Design Festival (Spain) / Rado (Switzerland) / Arquitectura y Diseño (Spain) / The Sign Speaking (Italy) / La Fábrica (Spain) / Dis-up! (Chile) / Bonart (Spain) / Obsigen (Russia) / AD Architectural Digest (Spain) / ROOM Magazine (Spain) / M'int Magazine nº 297 (Taiwan).