MADERAS LIFE

A stream of our life & inspiration in the jungle curated while designing & crafting furniture, apparel & accessories,
surfing, chilling, discussing ideas, meeting & living it up at Maderas Village, Nicaragua.
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Wandering the streets of Granada, Nicaragua.

Wandering the streets of Granada, Nicaragua.

Found in the Magnum Nicaragua Book: 
Sandistas on daily rounds in Esteli neighborhood, Esteli, Nicaragua, 1981 (Susan Meiselas). 

Found in the Magnum Nicaragua Book

Sandistas on daily rounds in Esteli neighborhood, Esteli, Nicaragua, 1981 (Susan Meiselas). 

Maderas Village from Maderas Life (filmed & edited by Cory Vanderploeg). Check us out at www.maderasvillage.com.

Scenes driving from the Village to the Maderas Collective Mill in Managua. 

These incredible geometric woven textiles by Samantha Bittman remind us of designer, Dave Schnappers work that we have decorating the walls at Maderas Village

Away from Maderas Village, shooting furniture at the Maderas Collective mill studio in Managua with Stefan Wigand (photo: Nikki Brand).

Away from Maderas Village, shooting furniture at the Maderas Collective mill studio in Managua with Stefan Wigand (photo: Nikki Brand).

Nicaragua driveby.

VHS Skate Deck Series by 5Boro NYC.

We’re shooting furniture up at the Maderas Collective Mill in Managua today w/ Stefan Wigand.

  • Maderas Village Recording Studio construction progress; the top level floors are going up fast.

    Maderas Village Recording Studio construction progress; the top level floors are going up fast.

  • A tour of Brooklyn and Queens with James Victore, looking at, talking about and trying to make sense of type on the street. 

    Victore stops by Mast Brothers Chocolate, a past commercial client of Maderas Collective.

    A night on a Volcano, Mombacho, Nicaragua.

    We’re having a week of getting down & creepy over Halloween this year: Semana de los Muertos at #maderasvillage | Oct 27 - Nov 01 | Live music, surfing, sailing, lobster, fried chicken, fresh fish, disc golf, babes, surfer dudes & all other things awesomely #maderaslife.

    We’re having a week of getting down & creepy over Halloween this year: Semana de los Muertos at #maderasvillage | Oct 27 - Nov 01 | Live music, surfing, sailing, lobster, fried chicken, fresh fish, disc golf, babes, surfer dudes & all other things awesomely #maderaslife.

    Stefan Wigand | Photographer | New York (photo: Nikki Brand).

    Stefan Wigand | Photographer | New York (photo: Nikki Brand).