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July 2015

Odo Fioravanti

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Odo Fioravanti studied Industrial Design at the Design Department of the Milan Polytechnic. Since 2003 he has worked as an industrial designer, also experimenting graphic and exhibition design. His projects received prestigious design awards. He taught in many design schools and academies: Milan Polytechnic, IUAV Venice, Domus Academy, Istituto Marangoni, NABA, SPD Scuola Politecnica di Design, HEAD Genève. His objects have been featured in many international exhibitions. In 2010 the Design Museum of the Triennale di Milano featured the personal exhibition Industrious Design about his work. In 2011 he won the XXII Compasso d’Oro Prize ADI with the Frida wooden chair by Pedrali. He also works as a freelance journalist for design magazines trying to explore and to change the boundaries of design as a discipline.

Odo Fioravanti Design Studio since 2006 developed projects for many companies such as Abet Laminati, Ballarini, Casamania, COOP, Desalto, Eurochocolate, Flou, Foscarini, Gardesa, Guardini, Incotex, Mesa, Normann Copenhagen, Olivetti, Omnidecor, OPOS, Osama, Palomar, Pedrali, Pinetti, Pircher, Segis, Telecom Italia, Vibram, Victorinox Swiss Army.


Awards

  • 2015 Design of The Year – Design Museum London – shortlisted Dragonfly chair
  • 2014 Good Design Award Assigned to the Corace bags
  • 2014 Adi Design Index Selection Assigned to the Dragonfly chair
  • 2014 Honorable Mention XXIII Compasso d’Oro ADI Prize 2011 Assigned to the Colibrì lamp
  • 2014 Hospitality Design Product Award Excellence in the Individual Dining Seating category to Dragonfly chair
  • 2014 German Design Award Winner to the Frida chair
  • 2011 XXII Compasso d’Oro ADI Prize 2011 Assigned to the Frida chair
  • 2011 Honorable Mention XXII Compasso d’Oro ADI Prize 2011 Assigned to the ZoomArt monocular
  • 2011 Honorable Mention XXII Compasso d’Oro ADI Prize 2011 Assigned to the Galileo’s Telescope
  • 2011 European Consumer Choice Assigned to the Galileo’s Telescope
  • 2009 Adi Design Index Selection Assigned to the Fusion set
  • 2008 1st Prize Il rame e la casa – assigned to the Verderame tile concept
  • 2008 1st Prize Promosedia Chair Of The Year – assigned to the Frida chair
  • 2008 1st Prize Maison et Objet Prix Les Découvertes – assigned to the ZoomArt monocular
  • 2008 1st Prize Young & Design contest – assigned to the Snow chair
  • 2008 1st Prize Pircher La Piazza Italiana – assigned to the Online system
  • 2005 1st Prize OPOS + Incotex “Stay with me” contest – assigned to the Pidgin shackle
  • 2005 1st Prize OPOS Made for China – assigned to the Cloned in China vase
  • 2003 1st Prize Metra Technological Project – assigned to the Scorbat system
  • 2001 1st Prize Vibram Yellow Tag Design Contest – assigned to the Rubbest claim