About Jose A. Gandia-Blasco
José Antonio Gandía-Blasco was born in Ontinyent, Valencia. After studying law at the Valencia University, he joined the family business Gandia Blasco, which was at the time a blanket manufacturer. In 1999 he inherited the company, and started with the definitive structural change. José A. managed to lead the activities of a solvent family business towards the international benchmark it is today. Experimenting and innovating with materials and shapes, he has been able to turn the ideas of a lover of the Mediterranean culture into a brand image and lifestyle which are well known in the five continents.
The talented sister of Spanish design titans Gandia Blasco, GAN expands upon its founders passion for textiles specialising in handmade rugs made from natural fibres. After combing the globe for the finest rug-making tradition, GAN settled in India where all of their luxurious rugs are lovingly crafted by craftsmen and women with an incredible heritage. Piece by intricate piece, these rugs tell the colourful story of Eastern aestheticism, reintroducing vibrant style back into the modern home.