Giancarlo Ramos - URU

March 23, 2015 0 Comments

Giancarlo Ramos, his sister Francesca, and brother-in-law Miguel from Bogotá - Colombia founded URU in 2005.  Their purpose is to make pieces that replicate nature, utilizing noble materials that preserve the ecosystem.

URU means “day” in Aymara a native language of the Andes region, it also means that things are made without hurting life but instead flowing with it. URU employs ten silversmiths and wood crafters from Cundinamarca-Colombia.