Veronica Martinez

Veronica Martínez was born in Granada, Spain, the 15th of August, 1979.

With a BA in Interior Design from the Escola de Disseny i Art Eina (2004) and a BA in Fine Arts specialised in Product and Graphic design (2005), both in Barcelona.

After University she worked for several architecture studios in Barcelona. She moved at the end of 2006 to England thanks to a Leonardo Grant, which definitely helped her to start working as a freelance with architecture and design studios like Lief Design, Philip Watts design, Marsh and Grochowski architects, Martin Knox, Confetti Constellations and as an entrepreneur on her own design studio.

In September 2007, she presented MARE outdoors furniture, at the international furniture fair in Valencia, at NUDE (New Spanish Design). In 2008 she launched Enea Studio with a design partner and presented several designs at Salone Satellite, at the international furniture fair in Milan, in April 2008. They also exhibited at 100% Design London and NUDE Valencia, both in September 2008 and were selected for the Nottingham Creative Business Awards.

After 4 years in England, she moved back to Madrid on February 2010 where her new studio is based. She is currently designing outdoors, urban furniture and lighting designs for national and international companies. She is also an art director for some Spanish companies. She is also preparing the presentation of her new company EnEssentia.

www.veromartinez.com

Veronica Martinez