eduardo altamirano is an industrial designer whose practice is driven by the awareness and respect of the materia and its craftsmanship. he is strongly influenced by his background in the DIY movement. 
in 2017, he had the opportunity to join the prestigious cabinet making school: malmsten's furniture studies as one of their selected exchange students.

after that he decided to open his own "studio" under the pseudonym en la superficie  -  a product design office in which he translates contextual and social aspects into beautiful & functional everyday objects.

eduardo currently holds a position as a design lecturer in the institute of technology and superior studies of monterrey.





exhibitions & recognitions


2021
archivo de posibilidades @ zsona maco diseño emergente, mexico city
estándar chair @ gmd gallery, mexico city

2020

extraños x ananas ananas: momentary exhibit @ edificios condesa, mexico city

2019 
miscelánea x gmd @ national museum of art, mexico city
2018 
national design award prize - honorable mention 

national design award exhibition @ franz mayer museum, mexico city 
2017 
design in pine exhibition @ china international furniture fair 2017, shanghai

en la superficie de la arena exhibition @ national museum of art, mexico city
sillas inútiles x casa mumo @ national museum of art, mexico city