Lola is half Dutch half Spanish. When someone came up with the idea that to sadness we should add a touch of colour, that someone had Lola in mind. She plays a tune with the exact colour tones missing in each situation. Every brand, every place, every page. The eyes listen to a chorus of harmony and colour melodies composed by her.

Lola works in branding, inventing spaces of light in which companies find their own place.


Lola is a multidisciplinary designer, trained at the

Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam and at

Fábrica di Oliviero Toscani, in Italy.


In her career, Lola has worked at the graphic design studio

David Ruiz+Marina Company and in the branding company,



Lola has had her own design studio in Helsinki, Noralola,

with Finnish illustrator-partner Nora Fleming, and a design

consultancy in Madrid, Stuff design consultants,

together with Olga Kolotouchkina.


Nora & Lola designed a product collection for Marimekko in

2000. A collection of promotional products designed by Lola was sold at the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao.

She has also worked with the

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum on a gourmet

line of products with its own brand:



In 2007, Lola was appointed to the jury of the

prestigious Aguja de Oro international fashion


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The work viewed is created by Nora Fleming and Lola Stalenhoef either independently or for Yatta, or for Stuff design consultants.