Venezuelan-born industrial designer Pablo Pardo has defined his career by creating beautiful, sparse, utilitarian lighting that fosters harmonious relationships between people and their environments. In doing so, Pablo Pardo has forged a method of design that produces only the essence of an idea while always championing the user’s experience. Concepts laid bare, his objects speak a universal language. Since establishing Pablo Designs in San Francisco in 1993, the studio has gained international recognition for its innovative lighting and home furnishings. Pablo Pardo has established enduring collaborations with designers who share his vision, believing that diverse ideas and perspectives inform a higher sense of purpose.