1p is the representation of contemporary design, accomplished with expertise and created without constraints. Distinctive design results are achieved through different partnerships, unexpected pathways and unprecedented consideration. Singular entities shine through great collaboration and interaction with others. 1p is 1person dedicated to 1project at a time, aiming to achieve the greatest potential through synergy.
Pedro Mendes is a multidisciplinary designer born in Portugal and based in New York. Upon concluding his Bachelor's degree in Design and Communication, Pedro worked with some of the most renowned design studios around the world, including R2 Design (Portugal), Gerwin Schmidt (Germany), and currently is an associate partner at Pentagram, on Eddie Opara’s team. Pedro has vast experience in branding, signage and wayfinding, spatial design and environmental graphics, typography and print among others. Pedro has developed projects for clients ranging from corporate to cultural, institutional, non-profit and architectural fields.