Benito Escat and Pol Castells, founders of Quintana Partners, are an interior design studio since 2016. A project that has become a benchmark in the design of residential, commercial and public interiors such as hotels and restaurants.
From the Jumanji house in Menorca, shops in Hong Kong and China, to the Finestres bookshop and the Gala restaurant in Barcelona.
They are a point of reference thanks to their sensitivity for art and their characteristic style for rescuing the beauty of the past.
LCM: What do those who really love you call you?
LCM: What’s your favorite app?
LCM: If you were not a decorator would you…?
PC: I would love to be a tennis player.
BE: Racing driver.
LCM: Reveal to me a hidden paradise to which you dream of returning.
PC: The Neveg desert, in Israel.
BE: The Neveg desert, in Israel.
LCM: Give some advice to someone who starts in your own business.
PC: Be original, don’t take others as an example.
BE: Do not have into account the hours of work you invest in your passion. If you don’t like it, do something different.
LCM: I have to paint my new house, what color do you advise?
PC: All colors will work if you like them!
BE: RAL 9002
LCM: Tomorrow is my birthday and I’m in your city, where I should go to have dinner?
PC: Gala restaurant, the best and funniest restaurant in Barcelona.
BE: Paco Meralgo, informal and full of lifetavern.
LCM: Which “quote” defines how you live life?
PC: I have no quote.
BE: “Like there is no tomorrow”.
LCM: Which is your favorite corner at home?
PC: My office.
BE: The bathroom.
LCM: Surprise us with something of your personality that we would never imagine.
PC: I am a joker.
BE: I’m very sentimental.
LCM: Do you have any pet? What’s its name?
PC: Yes, two dogs: Brutus and Didi; and a cat called Montse Quintana (like my grandmother who I never knew).
BE: Yes, two dogs: Brutus and Didi; and a cat called Montse Quintana.
LCM: What is the song that always makes you dance?
PC: One of my favourites is Hello It’s me by Todd Rundberg, but for dancing I prefer Shiny Pop by Dua Lipa.
BE: Let’s go crazy by Prince.
LCM: Tell me a deco trend that is coming and we doesn’t know yet.
PC: Denim fabric is about to enter home living.
BE: 90’s revival, the new vintage.
LCM: Unspeakable obsession.
PC: I can’t live without a salt shaker attached to my plate.
BE: Always keep my car impeccable. Just like at home.
LCM: Give me a reference from Les Créations de la Maison that you are passionate about.
PC: Rolling Stone, stonewash linen is always my favourite.
BE: Velvet corduroy in different colours.