Category: Designers

Damian Tatangelo

(b1983) Australian born Industrial designer, graduating from RMIT Industrial Design program in 2004. Relocated to The Netherlands in 2006 working for a prominent design studio in Rotterdam for numerous international clients across furniture, product and interior design. Returning to Australia in 2016 to continue work in the commercial furniture and product design field. Work is… Read more »

Elisa Honkanen

Elisa Honkanen is native of the Finnish lake district characterized by crystal clear lakes and dense forests. She has gained experience in Milan, Paris and London working for well-known designers and architects such as  Piero Lissoni, Patrick Norguet,  David Chipperfield Architects and Foster+Partners. Her work has been exhibited in several international furniture fairs including Milan,… Read more »


Founded in 2008 in Milan, Bernhardt-Vella takes its name from the German designer Ellen Bernhardt and the Italian interior designer Paola Vella. Their collaboration is made of affinity, professional and individuals experiences lived abroad and a common vision of design at 360 degrees, based on a maieutic approach. A design that acts as an interface… Read more »


Studiopepe is a design agency founded in Milan, in 2006, by Arianna Lelli Mami and Chiara Di Pinto. Studiopepe focuses on design and research through the use of a multidisciplinary approach: this includes interior design (retail, hotels, private commissions), product design and creative consulting. The language they use for their designs is straight and eclectic, merging poetic… Read more »


Giorgia Zanellato and Daniele Bortotto founded Zanellato/Bortotto Studio in Treviso, Italy, in 2013. Their first project Acqua Alta series is dedicated to the city of Venice and it was presented at the Salone Satellite in Milan in 2013. The project stands out immediately, starting the commitment to a long-term research focused on the relationship between… Read more »


li-do, Laboratore Innocenti Design Office, is a creative studio based in Milan founded by Ilaria Innocenti and Giorgio Laboratore. Ilaria and Giorgio have developed in different project experiences yet they share the same passion for design and visual arts. Ilaria’s approach comes from interior design education with a strong visual culture. Giorgio’s approach comes from… Read more »

Valerio Sommella

Italian Industrial designer, born in Tuscany in 1980, graduated with honors at the Politecnico of Milan, he spent the first part of his career working for important design practice between Milan and Amsterdam. Based in Milan since 2009, he works with a wide range of companies, focusing on everyday objects, furniture, lighting and accessories, with… Read more »

Denis Guidone

He studied architecture at the Politecnico of Milan and at FAUP in Oporto. He has won numerous international awards, including the IDA Design Award in Los Angeles. He was also given the Bruno Munari Prize by Gillo Dorfles in 2009 at La Triennale of Milan, he was selected for the ADI index 2010 and received… Read more »

Masanori Mori

He was born in Mie, Japan. After he graduated in architecture at Science University of Tokyo, he moved to Milan in 1998. During his 11 years activity in Italia, he worked for many international companies and Italian brands with various Italian architects and product designers. Since 2009 he goes back to Japan and established his… Read more »

Objects of Common Interest

Objects of Common Interest is a multidisciplinary studio based in New York and in Greece focused on designing objects, furniture and installations with a fixation on materiality structure and concept through simplicity of self-expression. Founded by Eleni Petaloti and Leonidas Trampoukis, directors of architecture practice LOToffice for architecture, the studio draws from spatial practices with… Read more »