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Featured Artist: Italo Rota

Italo Rota was born in Milan in 1953. He studied architecture at the Polytechnic Institute of Milan and worked in the studios of E. Albini. In the 70s he worked with Gregotti Associati studios and for “Lotus international” magazine. In … Continue reading

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Featured Artist:Karim Rashid

Karim Rashid is a leading figure in the fields of product, interior design, fashion, furniture, lighting and art. Half-Egyptian and half-english, Rashid was born in Cairo, raised in Canada, and now practices in New York. He is best known for … Continue reading

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Featured Artist: Paolo Pellegrin

Paolo Pellegrin was born in Rome in 1964, and worked for the French agency ‘Vu’ and the Italian ‘Grazia Neri’. In 2001 he became a Magnum nominee, and in 2003 was accepted as an associate. His first major awards came … Continue reading

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Featured Artist: Miguel Oliver

Miguel Oliver is a Spanish painter, born in 1968. He studied architecture.In 1989 he left the familiar studio of architecture and began painting. During those years, he worked with artists from Bangladesh and Spain. In 1993, he established his studio … Continue reading

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Featured Artist: Dror Benshetrit

Dror Benshetrit is one of contemporary design’s greatest working talents — to find out what inspires his work, tour his gorgeous New York studio. Studio Dror is a design company offering a multidisciplinary design experience, specializing in product design, graphic … Continue reading

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Featured Artist: Manfredi Beninati

Manfredi Beninati currently lives and works in Campagnano Romano, a small village outside Rome. In 2006 he won the Rome Prize, American Academy in Rome, and in 2005, he was awarded the Darc Prize for young Italian art Audience award … Continue reading

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Featured Artist:Odile Decq

Odile Decq, one of the most important characters on the international architecture scene leads one of the few successful architecture firms run by a woman. Born in Laval in 1955, Decq nurtured a strong passion for architecture from early childhood. … Continue reading

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Featured Artist: Simonetta Capecchi

Simonetta Capecchi was born in Milan, graduated in Architecture in Venice. She completed her Phd in Naples, where she works as an illustrator and lectures at the Faculty of Architecture. In 2006, she curated an exhibition at the Castel dell’Ovo … Continue reading

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Featured Artist:Massimo Vitali

Massimo Vitali was born in Como, Italy in 1944, and now lives and works in Lucca, Italy. After completing university, he took courses in photography at the London College of Printing. In the early sixties, he began a photojournalism career, … Continue reading

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Featured Artist:Caterina Nelli

Caterina Nelli was born in Rome and studied at Central Saint Martins College of Art and at Camberwell College of Arts. She currently lives and works in both Rome and New York. Solo exhibitions include: 2006 ‘Premio Michetti Laboratorio Italia … Continue reading

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