Born in Barcelona, Emili PadrÃ³s studied Industrial Design at Elisava School, Barcelona (1987-1991) and received a Master of Arts in Industrial Design in the Central Saint Martins School of Arts and Design, London (1992-1994). He has shared Emiliana Design Studio based in Barcelona with Ana Mir, working together on different commissions and at the same time developing individual research projects.
Emili PadrÃ³s has participated in national and international group exhibitions and workshops and lectures in Berlin, Rome, London, New York, Sao Paulo, Reykjavik, Paris, Madrid and Barcelona. He had a solo exhibition Recollections at the gallery H2O in Barcelona (2002). In 2002 Emili was asked to submit several of his designs to the permanent collection of Fons Nationale dart Contemporain- FNAC of France.