Ries is a Buenos Aires based studio devoted to designing and producing furniture, objects, and
The studio’s approach to design is influenced by the mixed background in architecture and
industrial design of its members, who through a shared vision achieve to combine different
materials with production processes that are rooted both in craft and industry to create pieces
that seek to elevate the experience of the everyday living.
Being present in production allows the studio to pay special attention to constructive details, the
quality of materials and their finishes, as well as offering a wide spectrum of alternatives for their
Every piece by the studio is made in Cha co., the workshop they share with woodworkers Sur Del
Cruz in Chacarita. This space functions parallely as a manufacturer where both studios
collaborate to develop projects of diverse types and scales.
The studio was founded in 2016 and is currently directed by Marcos Altgelt and Tasio Picollo.
Our team is comprised by: