Lorenzo De Bartolomeis studied Industrial Design at Politecnico di Milano and Central
Saint Martins College of London. Lorenzo started collaborating with Isao Hosoe since
2004 on several projects such as furniture, consumer products, industrial and medical
equipment. For the Loccioni group he designed along with Isao Hosoe the card game
Play40, edited by Corraini.
In 2010 he founded ddpstudio together with designer Gabriele Diamanti and architect
Filippo Poli. In 2014 starts to collaborate with IIT – Italian Institute of Technology in the
field of rehabilitation robotics.
He has won several International prizes such as Good Design Awards Chicago
Atheneum, ADI Innovation prizes and a Compasso d’Oro honorable mention.
He is lecturer in design at the Alma Mater Studiorum Università di Bologna.