Monocle on Design

A design tour of Portugal

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13 April 2021

Episode 496

30 minutes


Photo: Courtesy of Rival

We unearth the country’s burgeoning design industry. From a ceramics studio in Lisbon to a nautical-inspired clothing brand in Porto, we meet the creatives putting the country on the map.

13 April 2021

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Chapter 1

11 minutes


Photo: Courtesy of Sedimento Studio

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Chapter 1

A walking tour

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Gaia Lutz meets woodworker Ricardo Jerónimo of Rival at his Lisbon workshop, and the duo behind ceramic studio Sedimento. Plus: furniture-maker Miguel Saboya.

11 minutes

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Chapter 2

7 minutes


Photo: Courtesy of Hugo Passos

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Chapter 2

Hugo Passos

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The designer reflects on how attitudes in manufacturing have shifted now that many international companies produce goods in Portugal.

7 minutes

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Chapter 3

4 minutes

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Chapter 3

La Paz

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We catch up with Jose Miguel de Abreu, co-founder of Porto’s nautical-inspired fashion brand La Paz, to discuss the benefits of basing his business in the city.

4 minutes

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Chapter 4

8 minutes


Photo: Filipa Alves

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Chapter 4

Noé Duchaufour-Lawrance

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The founder of design studio Made In Situ discusses recent projects and how he is inspired by the landscape and the artisans he collaborates with.

8 minutes

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