Mobles114 editions is a publisher of quality furniture , which leverages 40 years of experience of its team . With a unique and timeless design , spaces for private or public use . Headquartered in Barcelona but with a universal spirit , Mobles114 editions values industrial culture of origin (proximity) and respect for the environment and the preservation of the environment.
A strong international spirit driven by the entire team of managers and internal and external designers that have participated since 1973 : JM Massana , JM Tremoleda, Enzo Mari, Rafael Marquina , Alvaro Siza, André Ricard , America Sanchez, Helena Tremoleda ,Oscar Tusquets , Isamu Noguchi , Martin Azua , Javier Mariscal, Jorge Pensi , Gerard Moline and many others.
The story begins in Trieste, Italy, the Adriatic port town where coffee first entered Europe, and where in 1933, company founder Francesco Illy developed the modern espresso machine. The story is still being written today by President and CEO Andrea Illy, representing a third generation of illy family leadership.
Launched in 2010, the Plumen family has expanded to include two designs of energy efficient light bulb and five colours of Drop Cap Pendant Sets.
The Plumen 001 was awarded the Brit Insurance Design of the Year by the Design Museum in London and the prestigious Black Pencil at the D&AD awards in 2011. It is included in the permanent collections of MoMA, the Victoria & Albert Museum, the Smithosonian Cooper-Hewitt Collection, The Art Institute of Chicago and the Design Museum in Helsinki.