DESIGNERS

 


Toshiyuki Yoshino
Architect-Industrial Designer

He was born in Yokohama, Japan in 1959. In 1987 PhD: Master of Machinery Design C/o the Tokyo National University of fine Arts and Music
1990  He works c/o the PIONEER DESIGN CENTER in Tokyo.
1999 He founds the company EREMUS s.r.l. to produce self designed furniture.
2000 First Price Award winner in Japan, for projecting a new Business class armchair for the BOEING 747 aircraft.
Nowadays, he works for different companies operating in the furniture field: Ozzio , Cattelan Italia, Vibiemme, SAMI, Ferlea.

 


Gaetano Poratelli
Designer

He was born in 1958, he opens his own studio in 1984 after several job experiences in the furniture field.
In 1990 he starts a cooperation with B&B Italia.
Besides the study of complements, he deals with the contract: from the hotel field to the nautical one. The studio’s activity evolves, throughout these years, cooperating with several among the most important companies in the furniture field:
B&B Italia, Herman Miller, Flou, Molteni, MatteoGrassi, Steiner, Ozzio , Knoll, Roncoroni, Pino Meroni and others.

 


Augusto Mandelli
Architect

In 1986 he edits his first monograph; introductory essay by Achille Castiglioni.
Special Mentions (1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991) and Gold Medal 1988 at the contest “Young & Design”. “Forum Office Design” award 1989. Show “Form & Technology”; Milan International Furniture Fair 1992.
Several essays and articles on several specialized magazines, among which: Abitare, Design Diffusion News, Domus, Gap Casa, Il  Giornale dell’Arredamento.
Nowadays he cooperates with: Arflex international, Cappellini, Comfort, F.lli Longhi, Gruppo Industriale Busnelli, Gruppo Oma, Desalto, Porada Arredi, Gruppo FEG, Ozzio .

 


Giuliano Cappelletti
Architect

Since 1970 he has been working in the design field. In 1974 he established the Udacanturiodesign Studio with Enzo Pozzoli, whom he collaborated on many projects with. He cooperates and is currently cooperating with important Companies in the furniture field, such as: Arflex International, Bontempi Casa, Gruppo Doimo, Grites, Misuraemme, Nissan, Longoni biliardi, Ozzio , Pedretti a&c, Pellizzoni, Q.D. Mariani, Seven, Scavolini. He has taken part in national and international Design Contests and Exhibitions. Some of his works have been selected and awarded in important Contests: 1990 Compasso d’Oro selection; 1988-89-90 5 stars AWARD; Donatella AWARD 95; International Management 2000 selection.
He has taken part in design conferences in Italy, Santiago de Chile, Brasilia, Chicago, Bangkok.

 


DesignDivision

Umberto Cifarelli, Roberto Picello and Brian Sironi: polyvalent architects and designers working together for DesignDivision. For many years they have been working with qualified companies in the industrial design, in the interior or sale-points furnishing. They have realized different projects at international level. They have been awarded at “Young & Design” contest and are very active in different fields, from design to architecture.