The Balearic Islands, before and after
A remarkable design project fuses modern island photography with the 19th century engravings of Archduke Ludwig Salvator of Austria
A design for life: William Mackinnon and Sunshine Bertrand
The painter William McKinnon and the cult eyewear designer Sunshine Bertrand live in the north of Ibiza with their two children, Lucky and Stella. L’OFFICIEL IBIZA’s Maya Boyd caught up with the Australian couple at their design-driven home near Cala Mastella to talk influences, inspiration and the allure of sleeping beneath the stars.
Black Coffee - a man on a mission
DJ, producer and entrepreneur Nkosinathi Maphumulo, aka Black Coffee, has transformed the music scene with boundary-breaking sounds that pay homage to his South African roots. Now he’s supporting the next generation of entrepreneurs – and using music to heal and inspire.
The inner vision of Leonardo Balli
How moving your Ibiza radically altered the Italian designer's outlook on design and life.
Multisciplinary mastermind: the life and times of Marcelo Burlon
He's the cult creative behind Milan-based fashion label Marcelo Burlon: County of Milan, and his multifaceted fashion career has seen him work with Nike, Versace, Missoni and Maison Margiela. Marcelo Burlon talks to L'OFFICIEL IBIZA's Maya Boyd about a life spent breaking boundaries.
Future focus: an audience with regenerative pioneer Finn Harries
Finn Harries is a designer, filmmaker and campaigner. He is the co-founder of Earthrise Studio, a media company dedicated to communicating the climate crisis, and the designer behind Can Pep, a regeneration project in the far north of Ibiza. He speaks to L'OFFICIEL IBIZA's Maya Boyd about farming, food sovereignty and a fruitful future for all.
Movers, shakers, magic makers
CircoLoco has evolved from an underground daytime party in Ibiza into one of the most influential brands in global club culture. Now it’s expanding into the worlds of fashion, design and recording – while remaining true to its roots. L'OFFICIEL IBIZA speaks to founder Antonio Carbonaro and his wife Chicca Senia about a multifaceted future for the club scene.
El Pelut: the Ibiza-based design atelier loved by Loewe
You might have seen them gracing a market stall at the super-chic Loewe pop-up market at Las Dalias or swaying in the breeze at hip waterside hangout Los Enamorados. Or perhaps hanging above the outdoor bar at San Lorenzo's impossibly cool Fincadelica. With their organic woven forms and array of summery colours, El Pelut’s fisherman’s lamps are a design icon waiting to happen.