Francesca Arrighi, after graduating in Industrial Design at the Politecnico of Milan University, started her cooperation with the world of design. Her first task was looking after the outfitting on national territory of a big Italian furniture manufacturer’s sales points. Afterwards she worked with graphical and architectural studios specialized in contract. For the internal planning she followed both private apartments and hotels and offices in Italy so as abroad.
Simone Montanaro graduates in Industrial design at the Politecnico of Milan University and starts an experience in a laboratory, that deals with the production of prototypes for different customers. Afterwards, together with a partner he enters the world of industrial design, working for 5 years with many firms, attending the projects entirely, from the conceiving till the production. He cooperates with Politecnico of Milan University as connoisseur of the matter and as tutor in industrial design course and specializing post-degree courses. In September 2007 the idea of a new reality: Studio Arrighi Montanaro, that offers enterprises both new ideas for the planning of industrial products and the study of interior design, following the works from the planning to the entire furnishing of internals. The Studio can boast cooperation with many international enterprises in different areas such as Tonelli Design, Rossetti Light, Modà, Krios Italia, Calligaris, Sammi Export, Firme di Vetro, Antis Group, Tecnoplastica. The last contest Arrighi and Montanaro participated at was Young&Design with the mirror “Plissé” for Tonelli Design, where they came second
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