Xavier Mañosa (b. 1981) is a Spanish ceramist and industrial designer, who is considered one of the most prominent ceramic artists of his generation. Growing up in a ceramist family, young Mañosa took distance from his roots by moving to Berlin to study industrial design. But in Berlin he also discovered his own way to work with ceramics – Mañosa’s designs often combine modern, industrial techniques with ancient artisan traditions. Today, Mañosa lives in Barcelona and works at his own ceramic studio Apparatu.
Xavier Mañosa has designed pieces for the following brands: Marset