Leonardo Bueno

Leonardo Bueno, born in Maria da Fé, city located in Minas Gerais – Brazil. Renowned as a multi creator, his art has reached the world by the intriguing work identity as well as person. He uses waste material and discarded wood, to create objects of desire, adornments, sculptures, furniture and the other stuff.

His art bring with it the paradoxes of Leonardo Bueno's life, rustic and sophisticated at the same time, transparent and emblematic.

Considered a forerunner in the ecodesign movement, which works for responsible consumption and recycle material. The wasted wood in his hands gain new meaning and value.

Valuing and investing in people that are around you is part of the artist's philosophy, his relationship in the atelie with each collaborator undoubtedly is extremely important, his works are given the names of the people that lives around him.

The masterpiece, furniture stool, "DeTodos" reveals on design, his philosophy and the importance of mixture the natural and industrial, the contrast of different materials in a perfect balance. The name chosen by the artist to the work advocates the democratization of design:"DeTodos" which means for all. Leonardo believes that design is for all.

Some of the exposures around the world : Maison Object, Paris, França; Palais Schlick (Europasaal) - Viena Autria, Honorary Consulate of Brazil in Bratislava / Eslovaquia , Galeria Ambiente - Prague, M.A.K. Museum - Frankfurt - Alemanha, Pulse - Londres – Inglaterra





Maison & Objet - Paris France
Marselle Fair - France
X International Circuit of Brazilian - Ricoleta - Buenos Aires - Argentina
Maison & Objet, Paris - France
Palais Schlick (Europasaal) - Viena - Austria
Honorary Consulate of Brazil in Bratislava/SES - Eslováquia
Ambient Gallery - Prague / Checoslovakia
House Of Brazil - Madrid / Spain
Casa Chica da Silva - Diamantina Minas Gerais - Brazil
Museum of Art - Maringá/PR - Brazil
Design and Decor - Munique - Alemanha
Trendset - Munich - Germain
M.A.K Museun- Frankfurt - Germain
Tendence Frankfurt - Germain
10ª Fair Craft Design - Fecomércio/São Paulo - Brazil
PULSE - London - England
MACEF- Milan - Italy
11ª Fair Craft Design - Fecomércio/São Paulo - Brazil
12ª Fair Craft Design - Daslu/São Paulo - Brazil
13ª Fair Craft Design - São Luiz/São Paulo - Brazil
16ª Paralela Gift - Shopping Expocenter Norte - SP - Brazil
17ª Paralela Gift - Shopping Iguatemi - SP - Brazil
18ª Paralela Gift - Shopping Iguatemi - SP - Brazil
Maison Objet - Paris - France
22ª Abup Show - Bienal do Ibirapuera - SP - Brazil


Revista Bons Fluídos


Revista Casa & Jardim - Agosto 2015

Revista Kaza - Abril 2013


Revista Kaza - N131


Revista Design Brasileiro


Photos of the trip by Andean America.