Pablo - Placewares

Pablo believes that the right light can transform any environment. It is committed to creating lasting solutions that provide a lifetime of illumination. Pablo’s designs are devoted to simplicity and utility. It fuses high tech sensibility with interesting and appropriate material palettes.

Pablo was founded in San Francisco in 1993 by Venezuelan-born industrial designer Pablo Pardo. Embracing a less-is-more ideology, Pablo  frequently challenges traditional design metaphors, developing more practical solutions distilled down to their essence, form and light. A common thread links all of its creations, valuing permanence and sustainability, discarding the disposable mindset so prevalent today. Its mission is to create designs that deepen the relationship between objects, their users, and their environments.