Acme Collezione Materiali Pen & Pencil Set
Item #: AC-PACME2SET
ADRIAN OLABUENAGA was born in 1955 in Buenos Aires Argentina but grew up and was educated in Los Angeles California. Raised with an architectural backgroundhe has from a young age been inspired by architecture design and art. Primarily working in a medium of functional art his first solo show was in 1983 featuring his famous art radios and furniture. In 1985 he founded ACME Studios with Lesley Bailey his wife. His jewelry designs were included in the MEMPHIS Designers for ACME collection as suggested by Ettore Sottsass. His necklace Atomic from that collection won him an award with DESIGN Plus Germany . His brooch and earrings from the same collection were featured in the MEMPHIS exhibition in 2005 at Museum of Decorative Arts in Frankfurt Germany. Not only is he the CEO and creative director of ACME but he also currently designs for Ritzenhoff Boeing Disney Mercedes Benz Warner Bros. and many others as well as creating corporate identities and brand ing for many companies.