Italian design for saunas, Turkish baths and spas
Architect and designer Rodolfo Dordoni was born in Milan, where he obtained a degree in Architecture. Over the years he has headed the design team for the Artemide glass collection, Cappellini (from 1979 to 1989), the FontanaArte furniture collection, Foscarini lamps, Minotti (from 1997 to today) and Roda (since 2006). He designs for a number of companies, among them Artemide, Cappellini, Cassina, Ceramica Flaminia, Ceramiche Mutina, Dada, Dornbracht, Driade, Emu, Ernestomeda, Fantini, Fiam Italia, Flos, Flou, FontanaArte, Foscarini, Jab, Kartell, Kettal, knIndustrie, MatteoGrassi, Minotti, Molteni&C, Moroso, Olivari, Pamar, Poliform, Poltrona Frau, Roda, RB Rossana, Salvatori, Sambonet, Serralunga, Tecno, The Rug Company and Venini. Dordoni Architetti, the Milan design studio he launched with Luca Zaniboni and Alessandro Acerbi, is active in the field of architectural and interior design for residential, commercial and exhibition premises. He has worked on numerous projects for private homes, industrial and commercial spaces, including the design of showrooms, exhibition stands, restaurants and hotels.
Giovanna Talocci is an architect and interior designer, as well as a curator of cultural exhibitions for major trade fair events. In addition to her design work, she teaches in a number of universities and design schools. She has made journalistic contributions to a number of television programmes and sector magazines. She has been a member of ADI (Italian Association for Industrial Design) since 1979 and, in 2004, was elected member of the managing committee..
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Awarded with two Compasso d'Oro ADI prizes, in 2016 with the industrial design project 5MM forTreemme and in 2011 with the communication project Multiverso. In 2016 his design project Matris was selected to exhibit at the XXITrienniale International Exhibitionin Milan, in the section dedicated to designers over 35. He designed the installation Convivium 2.0 at Expo 2015 in the space dedicated to the Umbria region.The 8emezzo project for the Umbria region has been exhibited at the StataleUniversity of Milan within the Milan Design Week 2015.
Born in 1974, after attending ISIA (Superior Institute for Artistic Industries) in Urbino, in 2001 he founded Zup Design in Perugia, a communication and strategic design agency, where he presently holds
the position of Creative Director. Throughout his career he has won a number of awards, including two Compasso d'Oro ADI, the Reddot Design Award,Design Plus, the German Design Award and twice the Grandesign Etico. In 2008 he was awarded the Good Design Award from the Chicago Athenaeum for Multiple project for Indesit, which wasalso selected by ADI Index. The Soul Project Space Kitchen, designed for Binova was prized in 2008by the Danish magazine BoBedre as “kitchen of the year” and selected by Elle Decor International Design Awards in the Kitchens category.
The exhibition designed for Vaselli Marbles at Marmomacc 2009 won therst prize in the Best Communicator Award 2009. Since 2009 he has been professor of Methodology of Design at the NID, Perugia New Design Institute and as of 2014 he has been teaching design at the ABA, Academy of Fine Arts in Perugia and as of 2017 at the Domus Academy in Milan. He is currently working on design projects for private homes, museum spaces, communication and industrial design projects.