Nathan - Founder of Kokuga Flower Studio

October 19 2022
It all started after a trip to Japan where he had his first contact with Ikebana - an ancient art known for composing delicate, harmonious arrangements, full of symbolism. Ikebana means "to give flowers to life" or "arrangement of flowers". The contact with flowers transformed Nathan Kunigami's understanding of the world and that's how Kokuga Flower Studio was born. A different space from the traditional flower shops in Lisbon where the beautiful, sophisticated and simple go hand in hand. Get to know him.

Diogo & Duarte - Founders of The Peak House

September 14 2022
If there's something that Diogo and Duarte share as brothers it's their passionate about traveling, seeking new places and discovering cultures. That's how The Peak House was born - a surf house where you feel like family. Good energy is present in the house, located in Sintra, where it is possible to be close to the sea and the mountains, surf good waves, go hiking and explore the best of the city. Just being there is enough to feel the manifesto that the team believes in: Life Simply! Get to know them.

Rute & Joana - Founders of Wake with Girls and Zab Living

July 19 2022
Despite being from totally different backgrounds the lake and the passion for wakeboard brought Rute and Joana together. From this bond two projects were created to offer unique experiences by the lake of the Zaboeira village, deep in the heart of Portugal. In 2021 they both quit their jobs to fully dedicate themselves to these two projects and now they get to live out their dream of being fully enveloped by nature and sports while simultaneously giving life to this village, contributing to the region's sustainable development, and creating a strong community of women and girls in wakeboard.Get to know them.

Olivier & Clio - Interior Designers and Founders of Garcé & Dimofski

May 04 2022
Olivier and Clio met in Paris during their studies in Interior Design and Architecture. With their experience in different agencies from Beijing to New York as Interior Design Directors, they decided to combine their knowledge and bring to life Garcé & Dimofski as a gallery and a multi-disciplinary design brand. They welcomed us in the amazing and historic Pombaline building from the XIX century located in the Intendente neighbourhood, where they soon will open the space in which the gallery will take place. Get to know them.

Michael & Tomás - Friends and Founders of DA NOI

March 17 2022
A beautiful brotherhood between these two friends, and the shared passion for hosting and delivering great moments, lead Michael and Tomás to frame DA NOI. After developing their career internationally and around Portugal, Lisbon was the place they chose to put down roots and finally open their ‘living room’, as they call it, a place where they can host friends, and meet new people every day. The same people who inspire them to create and continue their journey. Get to know them.

Ricardo Ramos aka Xicogaivota - Artist and Beach Plastic Collector

November 25 2021
Ricardo's passion for the sea, the rocks, and cliffs turned him into a professional fisherman for many years. In 2016, a walk on the beach with his children to collect materials (trash), and use them to make Christmas presents for his family, led Xicogaivoto to what it is today. Since then, Ricardo has been in many places, developing and taking part in social and ambiental projects, raising awareness about plastic pollution, and spreading his art. Get to know him.