New Product: Ceramics Cu

Ceramics Cu. 2019
Ceramics Cu, is a collection of pieces created in ceramics, copper, and silica with an innovative technique developed in collaboration with Escuela de Arte Francisco Alcántara, Cerámica.  

Madrid Design Festival 2019: Exhibition & Opening Party

Madrid Design Festival Opening. February 2019
During Madrid Design festival we opened our new studio in Madrid and we organized an exhibition in collaboration with the Rossana Orlandi Gallery.

New Product: PET Lamp Pikul

PET Lamp Pikul. Summer 2018
In 2018, Thailand was the country in charge of interpreting the technique developed by Álvaro Catalán de Ocón to transform PET plastic bottles into lamps.

ACdO at “Súper(vivencias)”: Exhibition

Exhibition "Súper(vivencias)El arte de diseñar lo cotidiano". May 2019
ACdO presented a selection of products at the exhibition "Súper(vivencias). El arte de diseñar lo cotidiano" in Logroño.

Producto Fresco 2018: Exhibition

Producto Fresco. June 2018
ACdO presented a vase of the project Terrazo Alhambra at Producto Fresco in Madrid

Spazio Rossana Orlandi: PET Lamp Pikul and Ceramics Cu

Milan Furniture Fair. 2019
Exhibition at Rossana Orlandi gallery during Milano Design Week. 2019  

ACdO for the 2nd time at M&O: Exhibition

Maison & Objet Paris. January 2019
ACdO brings together its complete product collection for the second time and it does it at Maison&Objet Paris, where he will also be presenting the new PET Lamp Pikul collection.

ACdO presents the whole collection: Exhibition

Maison & Objet Paris. September 2017
ACdO brings together its complete product collection for the First time and it does it at Maison&Objet Paris.

Bauhaus: Exhibition

Craft becomes modern. The Bauhaus in the making. 2017
Starting on the 13rd of April, PET Lamp project, as an exponent of the coexistence between craft and industrial design, will be part of this exhibition in Dessau with a stunning installation including all collections. Through this exhibition, Bauhaus school, famous for bridging the gap between art and industry, relates the history of its workshops from the perspective of craft, one of its pivotal disciplines.

Spazio Rossana Orlandi: Mapuche collection

Milan Furniture Fair. 2017
For the fifth consecutive year, we have featured a new collection at the prestigious Rossana Orlandi Gallery. The Mapuche collection is the second Chilean one, but this time it achieved shape and colour by the hands of women artisans belonging to the Ñocha Malen Collective. Special thanks to SiStudio and Claudia Hurtado from Ideartesana!

Salone Satellite: 20 years of new creativity

Milan Furniture Fair. 2017
SaloneSatellite.20 years of New Creativity is a large exhibition curated by Beppe Finessi at the Fabbrica del Vapore. It brings together an anthropology of the prototypes presented during the 20 editions which have achieved success later, by being produced and distributed on the market by prestigious, large-scale companies. Alvaro Catalan de Ocon brings back in the public eye some of his already featured designs such as Candil lamp and Prima table.

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Project award: PET Lamp

R awards, Ecoembes. 2016
PET Lamp receives the Ecoembes R award as finalist in the category of Innovation and Entrepreneurship Project, we are so happy to be awarded for our ecological approach! premiosfueradeserie-2

Packaging award: Riad table

Fuera de Serie. 2016
We are so happy of receiving the Packaging award of Premios Diseño e Innovación from Fuera de Serie Magazine! This packaging makes the Riad table even more atractive! premiosfueradeserie-2

Spazio Rossana Orlandi: Riad table

Milan Furniture Fair. 2016
Alvaro Catalán de Ocón presents the Riad table and the latest PET Lamp Collection during the Salone del Mobile 2016. A table for indoors and outdoors whose hexagonal shape offers the possibility to reproduce a "raised floor" combining as many pieces as desired. You can find the Riad table at Galleria Rossana Orlandi.

Trans-Design Award

West Bund Art Center, Shanghai. 2016
Silver Award of the Committee of Shanghai for Art and Design 2016.

Infinite Installation

West Bund Art Center, Shanghai. 2016
Installation at the Biannual Art and Design exhibition in Shanghai, curated by Beatrice Leanza. The mirrored walls reflect the setting and multiply up to infinite the PET Lamp.

BD: 3 collections

BD showroom, Madrid. 2016
BD, the iconic shop in Madrid, is displaying in their windows the collection of PET Lamp: Eperara Siapidara, Chimbarongo and Abyssinia.

Vivir con un icono

Colegio Oficial de Arquitectos, COAM, Madrid. 2015
The exhibition "Vivir con un icono" was curated by AD Spain for HTC. Gathered the 50 furniture icons, it was a way to look back 100 years, through XXth century design history.

It was a tribute to all of those visionaire minds, designers, architects and even engineers that have helped to make our day a day more comfortable.

Marquina - Rafael Marquina
Wassily - Marcel Breuer
PET Lamp
Moka Express - Alfonso Bialetti
Tulip - Eero Saarinen
Formosa - Enzo Mari
Copenhagen - André Ricard
Panton - Verner Panton
Paimio - Alvar Aalto
Ball - Eero Aarnio

Spazio Rossana Orlandi: Abyssinia collection

Milan Furniture Fair. 2015
Presentation of the Abyssinia collection, made in Ethiopia with mothers of twins artisans. The first african collection of PET Lamp made a great show at this amazing italian courtyard in the heart of Milan.

German Design Award

Trade Fair, Frankfurt. 2015
Nomination for the German Design Awards,2015.

21_21 Design Sight

The Fab Mind at Issey Miyake Foundation, Tokio. 2014
What is essential now is individual thinking, action and communication: this was the basis for this exhibition, The Fab Mind. It focuses on the commitment and actions of those who, without limiting themselves to creating only tangible design products, attempt to understand and to resolve social issues through design. PET Lamp took part of this fantastic design exhibition.
Sweaters by Loes - DNA Charlois and Christien Meindertsma
Alvaro Catalán de Ocón with Issey Miyake
Pet Lamp Installation
A million times - Humans since 1982
Mine Kafon - Massoud Hassani
Can City - Studio Swine
Living Archive - Josefin Vargö
Spook of Telescope - Maki Onishi and Yuki Hyakuda

BID_14: Design for Development Award

DIMAD, Madrid. 2014
Design for Development Award in the 4th Ibero American Biennial oF Design (BID14) by DIMAD Madrid.

Delta Awards

ADI-FAD, Barcelona. 2014
Silver Delta Award 2014 by ADI-FAD Barcelona.

AD: Architectural Digest Spain Prize

AD magazine, Madrid. 2014
Architectural Digest Spain prize as upcoming talent to Studio Alvaro Catalán de Ocón, 2014.

Designs of the year

London Design Museum, London. 2014
Selected the project PET Lamp as DESIGN OF THE YEAR 2014 by the London Design Museum.

Spazio Rossana Orlandi: Chimbarongo collection

Milan Furniture Fair. 2014
Presentation of the Chimbarongo collection at the Galleria Rossana Orlandi during the Milan Furniture Fair, April 2014.

Codespa: First prize

Codespa Foundation , Madrid. 2013
First prize 2013 in the category of SME (small and medium enterprise) for the social involvement of the PET Lamp project.


Show me

Design & art gallery, Portugal. 2013
PET Lamp took part in this exhibition of design-art (functional objects, where the designer is dedicated to the artistic exploration of the design) curated by Show me Gallery, Portugal.


Sala Vinçon

Sala Vinçon, Barcelona. 2013
99 PET Lamp were exhibited in La Sala Vinçon, at VINÇON Barcelona, in our bigest installation to the moment.

Dutch Design week

Piet Hein Eek space, Eindhoven. 2013
PET Lamp was exhibited at the Dutch Design Week in the Piet Hein Eek space in Eindhoven.


Weil am Rheim, Germany. 2013
Installation of a special Set of 21 lamps at VitraHaus, Weil am Rheim, Germany.

Helsinki Design week

Old Customs Warehouse, Helsinki. 2013
PET Lamp was exhibited at the Helsinki Design Week 2013.


Producto Fresco 2013

Matadero Madrid arts center, Spain. 2013
A selection of recent products by Madrid designers and studios.


Madrid. 2013
PET Lamp took part of CasaDecor 2013 decoration fair in Madrid as part of the Colorful space by Ynot? studio with a set of 21 lamps that were the protagonist of the space.  


Spazio Rossana Orlandi: Eperara-Siapidara collection

Milan Furniture Fair. 2013
Presentation of the Eperara-Siapidara collection, made in Colombia by artisans from the Cauca region. Installation of set of 35 lamps at Spazio Rossana Orlandi, during Milan International Furniture Fair 2013.