Claudio Bellini lives and works in Milano, where he was born in 1963. 1990 he degrees from the politecnic univeristy of Milan as Architect and Industrial Designer. His innate talent is shown when he begins his collaboration at Mario Bellini associates.It is in this period that on side of Mario Bellini he became integral part of significant worldwide projects of Architectue, Industrial and Furniture Design. In the same years he participates on various national and international competitions. 1997 he founds “Atelier Bellini”, an innovative studio dedicatet to the industrial design field, where he deepens in a very original way the realation between new technologies and the processes of aestetical research. Many of his creations have been awarded with prestigious international recognitions.
Principal collaborations: De Sede, Driade, iGuzzini, Interstuhl, JVC, Plank, Natuzzi, Fiam, Andreu World, Butler GUM, Flou, Frezza, Vitra, Ycami, Artemide, Barazzoni.
Awards: Compasso d’Oro Selection 1998-2000-2001-2004, Good Design (Usa) 1998-2000-2004, Good Design (Japan) 2001, Goed Industrieel Ontwerp 1996-1998-2001, Red Dot Design Award 2000-2001-2004, Design Plus Award 2000, Biennale Ljubljana 2002, Idea 1998, Best of NeoCon Award 2001, I.D. Magazine 1998-2001, Lights of the Future 2000, IF Design Award 2004.