Case Study

The New Bauhaus

Erico Navazo

Image of Sin titulo 3 1 in The New Bauhaus - Cosentino

Locatie

Madrid, Spanje

Materiaal

Sensa by Cosentino

Colour

Vancouver

Fotografie

Nacho Uribesalazar

Architecture / Design

Erico Navazo

Toepassing

Fireplace cladding

End date

2021

Dikte

20 mm

Danish design

The 2021 edition was the first time that the Danish Embassy in Madrid participated as an exhibitor at Casa Decor, one of the most important events for decoration lovers in Spain. It had a good reason for doing so: to highlight the universality and timelessness of Danish design, embodied by outstanding figures like Arne Jacobsen, Hans J. Wegner, Verner Panton or Poul Henningsen or by renowned contemporary firms like Bang & Olufsen, Carl Hansen & Son, Fritz Hansen, Kvadrat or Louis Poulsen that rework these geniuses and for which Spanish designers like Jaime Hayón or Yonoh studio work.

The diplomatic mission chose the interior designer Erico Navazo to turn the impressive tower of the Casa de Tomás Allende, located at 3 Plaza de Canalejas (Madrid), into a stunning flat inspired by the New Bauhaus, an artistic and cultural movement of which Denmark is the leading exponent. The exceptional building, unique in the capital for its profuse regionalist-style decoration, was designed by the Cantabrian architect Leonardo Rucabado in 1916, but after his sudden death in 1918 it was completed by the architects Ramiro Saiz Martínez and Pedro Cabello Maíz, who faithfully followed his project.

casa-decor-21-espacio-danish-design-plus-apartamento-erico-navazo-6
casa-decor-21-espacio-danish-design-plus-apartamento-erico-navazo-2
casa-decor-21-espacio-danish-design-plus-apartamento-erico-navazo-4
web-casa-decor-2021-espacio-danish-design-plus-apartamento-erico-navazo-alta-7
casa-decor-21-espacio-danish-design-plus-apartamento-erico-navazo-5

A humanistic and sustainable approach

‘In my project, I try to capture the personality of my clients by tailoring my work to their needs. My design is born out of their need, I never forget that,’ says Erico Navazo who, on this occasion, has made the New Bauhaus designers’ way of working more than ever his own, with a humanistic and sustainable approach, based on craftsmanship and noble materials. For this group, everyday objects should improve people’s lives and be made in a sustainable way so that they last over time and in a universal spirit, integrating traditional elements from different cultures. In this space, wood, natural stone, leather and wool are paired with other reclaimed materials, maintaining the tradition of environmental friendliness and true sustainability.

Image of web casa decor 2021 espacio danish design plus apartamento erico navazo alta 12 in The New Bauhaus - Cosentino
Image of web casa decor 2021 espacio danish design plus apartamento erico navazo alta 8 1 in The New Bauhaus - Cosentino

Sensa, a stain-resistant natural stone

As a great lover of natural stone, the interior designer from Burgos, Erico Navazo, opted for a spectacular vertical fireplace in Sensa Vancouver by Cosentino, a Brazilian quartzite on a white background with veins that can have a greater or lesser thickness, creating a cracked surface that invites us to touch it.

Sensa by Cosentino stones are protected with a revolutionary stain-resistant treatment called SenGuard, which includes a 15-year warranty against staining, a perfect ally to avoid soot or grease marks.

Heb je hulp nodig bij je project?

Neem voor advies contact op met onze specialisten

Heb je hulp nodig bij je project?

Neem voor advies contact op met onze specialisten

‘This design is impressive and blends in with the rest of the space. It is the perfect environment for everything to fit together and be aligned with comfort.’
Erico Navazo

Erico Navazo

Interior designer

Cosentino's materialen gebruikt in dit project

cosentino-sensa-vancouver-kitchen-countertops-archello.1614788311.2809-1

Vancouver

SENSA

Gerelateerde case studies

A luxurious facade for the Bruno Cucinelli flagship store in Chicago

Image of MG 5987 in A sculptural chair inspired by Michelangelo's David - Cosentino

A sculptural chair inspired by Michelangelo’s David

Image of fraefel ag finehard mensa thecircle fraefel x3b6443 1599w@2x.pjpeg in Silestone, selected for the worktop of the Hyatt Regency’s demanding dining room for its extraordinary hygienic capabilities - Cosentino

Silestone, selected for the worktop of the Hyatt Regency’s demanding dining room for its extraordinary hygienic capabilities

Image of chalet vera 00013 in A modern and energy efficient home thanks to Cosentino’s surfaces - Cosentino

A modern and energy efficient home thanks to Cosentino’s surfaces

Image of P1655760 in A Mediterranean-inspired facade thanks to Dekton - Cosentino

A Mediterranean-inspired facade thanks to Dekton

Image of vicryn 36 in Dekton, the premium finish of choice for a brand-new, innovative conference and event centre in Northern Ireland - Cosentino

Dekton, the premium finish of choice for a brand-new, innovative conference and event centre in Northern Ireland

Image of 4Z4A2601 in The Water House Project, sustainable haute cuisine in a stylish and relaxed atmosphere in which Dekton Rem stands out - Cosentino

The Water House Project, sustainable haute cuisine in a stylish and relaxed atmosphere in which Dekton Rem stands out

Image of DSCF0455 in Functional homes that blend in with their surroundings thanks to Dekton and Silestone - Cosentino

Functional homes that blend in with their surroundings thanks to Dekton and Silestone

Image of 79Warren 5 in A slice of Dekton in the Big Apple - Cosentino

A slice of Dekton in the Big Apple

Image of Fraefel AG Finehard LoroDiNapoli TheCircle Fraefel X3B6505 1 in A worktop featuring an elegant Italian touch and the best performance for the renowned complex of The Circle - Cosentino

A worktop featuring an elegant Italian touch and the best performance for the renowned complex of The Circle

Image of in The New Bauhaus - Cosentino

Wil je de mogelijkheden van Dekton in gevels weten?