Live from the stage/my workspace

Guilherme Wentz is a product designer graduated of Universidade de Caxias do Sul in Southern Brazil. He worked inside the luxury tableware company Riva before starting his own studio. On his debut he was awarded by Idea Brasil, Brazil Design Award  and the international iF Design Award.

Based in São Paulo since 2014, the 30 year-old designer has worked with leading Brazilian design brands in addition to his work as art director of the brand Decameron. In 2016 he was again awarded the iF Design Award and nominated "Rising Talent" by Maison&Objet Americas. This year was also nominated "Rising Talent" by the first Casa Vogue Design Award.

More recently, he launched his own brand WENTZ, in partnership with the entrepreneur Rafael Gehrke, to produce and distribute the studio signature pieces worldwide. A collection of furniture, lighting and home accessories.


Awards and Featured Exhibitions:

Casa Vogue Design Award: Outdoor Furniture (Estio lounge chair for Saccaro)

ICFF Studio NYC (Tela Chair for Wentz)
Rising Talent - Casa Vogue Design Award

Exhibition Brazil Evergreen - Luminaire Lab Miami (selected works)
1st place - Museu da Casa Brasileira Design Award (UM Lamp for Lumini)
Exhibition Casa Vogue Experience (selected works)
Rising Talent - Maison&Objet Americas
iF Design Award (UM Lamp for Lumini)

Exhibition Casa Vogue Experience (selected works)
Bamboo Lab: A casa em 2030 (special project)
M.A.D.E. Mercado de Arte e Design

Design Collectors Club of Museu de Arte Moderna of São Paulo (special project)

iF Design Award (Collection K for Riva)
Brazil Design Award (Collection K for Riva)

IDEA Brasil Award (Officer Desk)