Diego Vides Borrell isone of the few young designers who brings a new design sensibility to the Mexican glass movement. Diego combines functionality and high design with the intention of creating a unique line of products. He combines these with an interest in sustainability as a foundational principle in design and process.
Diego has been producing his hand-blown pieces in different studios in Mexico, Australia, Germany and USA. His work focuses primarily on product design, but also installation, photography, and public and private commissions. Aiming to combine functionality and art.
Diego’s aim is to to explore the boundaries and crossovers between design, art and craft, and has given him with an international perspective on the industry.
As a conceptual counterpoint to his production pieces, Diego also has an interest in critical design, looking at how designers can communicate ideas through objects.