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Innovative design by BD Barcelona Design

Written by Christine

Barcelona is a city that is a design lover’s dream, as it has a long and deep history with unique art, architecture, and design of all kinds. This city attracts artistic types from all over the world due to its unique vibe and surroundings that inspire creativity and ingenuity. Many design companies are proud to call Barcelona home, including BD Barcelona Design. This company has been producing innovative and one-of-a-kind furniture inspired by Barcelona for decades. Learn more about this design company and how it draws inspiration from the beautiful city it is located in.

The history of BD Barcelona Design

Photo by BD Barcelona Design

Formed in 1972, the “BD” in the company name originally stood for Bocaccio Design, named after a famous nightclub in Barcelona at the time. The idea for the company was conceived there by a group of designers who ran with the concept and decided to create different and eclectic pieces of art and furniture. The first pieces were inspired by the designers’ lives and imaginations, which resulted in something truly original. Over time, more creators joined BD, many of them being architects. Their collective vision came to life by creating art and furniture that was unique to Barcelona and influenced by the historic artists of the past.

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The designers

In the BD Barcelona Design showroom, you will encounter a dazzling array of art and design that is a pleasure to discover, as their work is unlike the work produced by any other design companies in Barcelona. They have collections that are inspired by famous Catalan artists like Salvador Dalí, Antoni Gaudí, and others. These artists’ works have influenced BD’s designers to create new pieces like the bench that you see in the photo above, which was an original design by Gaudí. These modern designers find inspiration in the history of Barcelona and its art, creating new pieces and renewing ideas to make something unexpected.

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Photo by BD Barcelona Design

The BD Barcelona Design collection includes a wide variety of furniture and home pieces that add an unforgettable touch to any home or office. Shelving and storage, armchairs, tables, and lamps are just a few of the many pieces that you can find in their showroom. The designs are quirky and innovative and often include bold colors to create a bright and cheery atmosphere. You can find a sampling of their catalog online, but to get the full experience you should visit BD Barcelona Design in person, at Carrer de Ramon Turró, 126, and see all that it has to offer. Let yourself be amazed and see true creativity and inspiration firsthand when you visit this fantastic design company.

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About the author


Christine is a traveler, teacher, writer, and beach-lover, exploring Barcelona one tapa at a time!

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