Founded in 2006, Casazul Studio is a creative studio brand on a mission to Design Happy Projects for Happy Clients.
We are a professional full service interior design firm, that handles a variety of projects in the residential and hospitality sectors, from personal residences to public spaces and design boutique hotels.
Everything from research, to planning, to execution, is handled in-house by a carefully-curated team of Designers and Artisans.
At Casazul Studio we create unique and cool atmospheres that reflect stories and memories as unique as the identity of each client.
We take a personalized approach to each project to create spaces that are the reflection of our style but most of all the client´s dreams!
We are happily waiting to design your dream for you!
Partner / Creative Director
Ana Heleno is an Interior Designer and Stylist that loves to design projects to achieve the dreams of her clients.
Upon attended the Decorative Arts & Design Course at Fundação Ricardo Espírito Santo Silva (FRESS) in Lisbon, she attended Photography at ETIC, also in Lisbon.
Still in Lisbon, and while she was at FRESS, Ana Heleno joins the team of famed Lisbon decorator Graça Viterbo, that she admires since she was a little girl. It was a dream come true! For her, Graça Viterbo is her mentor and first inspiration – http://www.viterbo-id.com/about-us/
In 2001 she goes to Italy to join the Master in Interior Styling at Istituto Marangoni, in Milan - Italy. She was invited by the Master Coordinator to join her Styling Team during the all Master.
Since 2006, Ana Heleno leads, with her husband, the Casazul Studio, having been responsible for projects that received international distinctions from International design awards and international travel and design magazines.
Fresh and creative, Ana Heleno has a great “eye” to interpret lives, recreating unique, cool and happy atmospheres that reflect stories and memories as unique as the identity of each client, with her own unique style.
Partner / CEO & Project Director
Simão Gibellino is an Interior Designer passionate by esthetic, that loves mixing unusual materials to create unique atmospheres.
He attended the Decorative Arts & Design Course at Fundação Ricardo Espírito Santo Silva (FRESS) in Lisbon, where he developed sensibility for the history of interiors, furniture and also for arts & crafts.
In 2001 he goes to Italy to join the Master in Interior Design at Scuola Politécnica di Design, in Milan - Italy, and discover a vibrant creative atmosphere that inspired him forever.
During the master he was invited by the Master Coordinator, Marco Piva, to work at his Studio -http://www.studiomarcopiva.com/the-studio/
Since 2006, Simão Gibellino leads, with his wife, the Casazul Studio, having been responsible for projects that received international distinctions from International design awards and international travel and design magazines.
Sparkling and creative, Simão Gibellino loves to cross frontiers and take risks to create new stories and memories as unique as the identity of each client, with his own unique style.
Andrew Martin´s gorgeous published book, features the very best interior designers in the world.
Casazul Studio (Ana Heleno & Simão Gibellino) is proud to be listed and published alongside with some of the great leading designers of our time.
The “Andrew Martin Interior Designer of the Year Award.” Volume 20 of the Interior Design Review, once again features the best interior designers in the world, who have won, with their work, a distinction in the Andrew Martin Book. This book is sold all around the world, and this award is judged by a distinguished panel expert in Interior Design.
This award is the pinnacle of the Interior Design industry.
Richly illustrated with over 1000 color photographs, this retrospective of the publication – now in its 20th year — has been dubbed “the bible of interior design” – a compendium of contemporary interior design styles.
As described by The Sunday Times, "the Oscar of the Interior Design."
The artists are individually presented, followed by contact details in an appendix.
The broad sweep of exemplary interiors represents an extraordinary variety of international design – brought to life with lush glossy photos.
"A heartfelt thank you to the Andrew Martin Interior Design Review for recognizing Casazul Studio's work. We also value the amazing talent of the other designers featured along with us. We are very proud and happy!"
Ana & Simão
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About Andrew Martin:
Andrew Martin is is a British design house offering luxury fabrics, wallpapers, furniture and accessories.
Founded in London in 1978, the brand has since become a worldwide authority on interior design.The company is now present in 63 countries with flagship showrooms in London, New York City, Los Angeles, Moscow, Dubai, Cairo and Beijing.
With a wide-ranging assortment of fabrics, wallpaper, furniture, home accessories, and nostalgic finds from many cultures, it is the go-to address for individuals with a flair for the extraordinary.
Andrew Martin is responsible for organizing the International Interior Designer of the Year Award.
The award is the pinnacle of the interior design industry.
As described by The Sunday Times, "the Oscar of the interior design world.”
Clients of Andrew Martin include: HRH The Queen of England, Tony Blair, Madonna and the Beckhams.
Andrew Martin was founded by Martin Waller who is still Chairman today.
About the Book - 20 th Edition:
“As in previous volumes, this year’s 20th edition of the annual Interior Design Review promises to raise the bar yet again on the world’s most innovative interior design. Who will feature and who will win the coveted Andrew Martin International Interior Designer of the Year Award 2016? As an encyclopedic compendium filled with international trends, this publication is an unbeatable source for creative professionals. As described by The Sunday Times, "the Oscars of the interior design world.”