Jacobo Cuesta Wolf
Office for Design








About

Jacobo Cuesta Wolf is a german based designer with spanish and german roots.
He graduated with distiction from the university of applied sciences Wismar in product design and holds a master degree in industrial design from BURG Giebichenstein Halle, where he continues teaching in the furniture and interior design department.

During his studies he worked at studio Aisslinger in Berlin and as freelance designer for several clients. He is focused on products of everyday use and driven by the various possibilities of circular economy and sustainable product development. It is always his aim to design and develop a concept with a character in order to achieve a strong product that will speak for itself. His work is ranging from furniture, lighting to experimental studies in fields of material based experiments including smart materials.

He was honoured with many awards such as the IF Design Award (2023) in the same year he was also chosen as German Design Award Newcomer Nominee and was nominated for the German Eco Design Award. He was shortlisted at ein&zwanzig Award from the german design council (2022) and won the German Packaging Award in two categories (2021).




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Awards and Honours (selected)

2024 – Łódź Design Festival - Make me! / Winner
2024 – Talents - Master of the Future / Nominee
 
2023 – German Eco Design Award / Nominee
2023 – German Design Award / Newcomer Nominee 2024
2023 – IF Student Design Award / Winner
2023 – Designwanted Award / Shortlist
2023 – C-Idea Design Award / Silver Award

2022 – Vario Design Competition / Special Mention
2022 – C-Idea Design Award / Bronze Award
2022 – one&twenty world´s finest design talents /Shortlist

2021 – German Packaging Award / GOLD winner
2021 – German Packaging Award / young talent winner

2018 – DIA Award / Audience Award winner

2017 – DIA Award / Section Product design winner




Exhibitions and Fairs (selected)

2024 – Łódź Design Festival / Łódź
2024 – Salone del Mobile / Milano
2024 – Exhibition / Talents - Master of the Future / Munich

2023 – IF Forum / Hannover 

2022 – Exhibition / Adelaide / Australia
2022 – Exhibition / Museum of applied art / Berlin
2022 – Part of Installation “Living like Dieckmann” /
Saxony-Anhalt Arts Foundation / Halle
2022 – Exhibition “Zwischen den Stühlen” / Volkspark Halle

2020 – Self initiated Group Exhibition / KONFEKT / Wismar
2020 – imm Cologne / Köln

2019 – RWN ART / Neubrandenburg
2019 – Exhibition / DIA / Wismar

2018 – Exhibition / DIA / Wismar
2018 – Buchmesse / Leipzig
2018 – Blickfang / Hamburg
2018 – imm Cologne / Köln

2017 – "Mask Project" Thormannspeicher / Wismar
2017 –  Exhibition / DIA / Wismar