Founded in 1996, Bover is located in Barcelona, Spain. An artistic nucleus of distinguished creativity, culture and design innovation, BOVER is currently active in over 60 countries, including an American subsidiary located in Atlanta, Georgia.
Each Bover collection released is designed with patience, passion, and absolute attention to detail. The luxury in each piece is conveyed by the meticulous scrutiny and intimate interest to which we subject every lighting creation conceived in our studios. Our materials are locally sourced, assembled by hand, and selected with our most discerning clientele in mind.
Born in Hamburg in 1961, Christophe Mathieu graduated in Interior Design from the School of Applied Art and Artistic Trades, in Barcelona, having been on placement in Hamburg collaborating with Nitz, Prash and Sigl Architects. Subsequently, he lived for three years in Milan, where he collaborated with: the architect Marco Zanuso Jr. in the development of products for companies such as De Padova, Menphis and Driade; the architects Roberto Menghi and Giulio Crespi; the industrial designer Sergio Coppola and the architect Antonio Zanuso in the prize-winning project for the Piazza della Republica. His time in Milan had a profound effect on him.
In 1989, he decided to move to Barcelona where he collaborated with Alfredo Arribas, Eduard Samsó and Javier Mariscal. Companies with which he has worked are: Bosa, Artelano, Disform, Metalarte, Bover, Chupa-Chups, Smint, Nike, Bticino, Comas & Partners and Marset.View other products by Christophe Mathieu