by Siobhan Frost in Architecture on Wednesday 1 August 2012

You would know you walked into one of Rafael de Cárdenas interiors within a heartbeat. Bold geometrical shapes, bursting colour and repeating lines create such a visual pop, you’d be forgiven for thinking you had been slipped something in your morning coffee. With these factors combined, the illusion of perspective and space often demand a double take. Moving beyond interiors, he ventures into some pretty unique furniture design, too.