CURATOR: Pietro Ferruccio Laviani
Born in Cremona in 1960, he studied at the Istituto Professionale Internazionale per l’Artigianato Liutario e del Legno di Cremona and received his diploma in 1978. He then went on to attend the Politecnico di Milano Architecture Faculty and graduated in 1986, after studying on the courses taught by Achille Castiglioni and Marco Zanuso. During this period he also studied at the Politecnico di Design di Milano, a private school from which he received his diploma in 1984. In 1983, he began working at Studio De Lucchi, becoming a partner in 1986 and leaving the firm in 1991 to open his own Studio in Milan.
He works as an architect in the areas of product design, interior design, art direction and graphics. He has been Art Director at Kartell since 1991 and has held this position for various other companies including Flos, De Padova, Foscarini, Moroso, Society (Limonta) and Emmemobili.
Airport Hub · 1.5 million ㎡ Global Aesthetics Complex of Life
With a total construction area of 1.5 million square meters, iADC International Art Design Center is located in Bao'an District of Shenzhen, adjacent to the world's largest international convention center and the main manufacturing base of interior furniture in the Pearl River Delta. It is another masterpiece of industry carried out by Manjinghua Group after Luohu Art Design Center. iADC aggregates a variety of businesses such as the global interior decoration trade fair center, iADC Design Museum, art town, design academy, design SOHO, headquarters office, hotel, and other business facilities, etc. The overall planning and design is conducted by Yan Xunqi, a leading Chinese architect and a well-known architectural master, and also with a combination of world-renowned design companies such as Woodsberg, Arup, ADI and other world-renowned design companies, making it a global aesthetics complex with great design and experience.