Born in 1963, Claudio Bellini, lives and works in Milan. 1990 he graduated in architecture and industrial design at the Politecnico di Milano University. He has extensive experience in international research projects in the area of industrial and furniture design. Bellini designs products for renowned clients such as Frezza and Agape. He participated in the design of showrooms as well as in numerous architecture competitions. In 2006, he founded Studio Claudio Bellini Design + Design. He is also guest lecturer at the University of Genoa. Since 2003, Bellini has been art director at the Italian company Barazzoni. His work has received numerous awards, among them the iF design award and the red dot design award.