Ismael Velo, awarded as Emerging Talent in the IV edition of the Galicia Innovation and Design Awards organized by the Xunta de Galicia

On December 21st, the IV edition of the Galicia Innovation and Design Awards, organized by the Xunta de Galicia through the Galician Agency of Innovation, took place. At this event, the award for emerging talent was given to Alumni Ismael Velo Feijoo.

After graduating from Elisava, this product designer completed a Master’s in Industrial Design at the Eindhoven University of Technology in the Netherlands. He began his career at the materials library of the Association for the Advancement of Arts and Design in Barcelona (FAD), and in recent years, he has been part of the FROLIC studio team, focused on innovation and sustainability. Currently, he is based in Amsterdam, where he designs playgrounds almost exclusively in wood for Earthscape Play, a Canadian company.

In the same category, Alumni Amalia Puga was also selected as a finalist.

Congratulations to both of them!

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