Paolo Cappello & Simone Sabatti
Paol Cappello was born in 1980 in Verona. Graduated in Industrial Design at Politecnico di Milano. After a three years collaboration with Ludovica+Roberto Palomba in Milan, in 2007 he set up his own studio in Verona where he collaborates with other professionals in architecture, communication, and graphics.
He received many international prizes for his works, the most recent ones have been:
2008 Promosedia International Design Competition
2008 Greener Gadgets Design Competition
2008 Swarowsky Crystal Visions
2009 Antoniolupi Design Competition
2009 Progetto Deco Design Competition
2009 Ossigeno Italiano Prize by Abitare Magazine
Paolo also collaborates with Rolling Stone magazine writing the design column for the online edition.
Paolo’s works have been featured by main international magazines and newspapers as NY Times, Herald Tribune, Abitare, Interni, Ottagono, Residence, Icon, Elle Decor, Rolling Stone.
Simone Sabatti was born in Lima (Perù) in 1990.
He lived my first years in contact with workshops of artisans, clever in the processing of wooden and glass. These workshops have been founded by the volunteering association Operazione Mato Grosso.
In 2013 he graduated in Industrial Design and afterwards obtained a master in 3d Visualization.
In 2016 he cooperated with the Gucci brand, working on the creation of special projects for the brand’s visual layouts, from Paris to Tokyo. For many years he’s been collaborating with the designer Paolo Cappello, still working at the development of the internal layouts of the retail stores of Calzedonia Group.
2019 Young & Design Award – 1st prize with Ozz for Miniforms
2020 Cleverest Awards – winning design with Ozz for Miniforms
2020 Design Contest IDEASxWOOD – special FSC Prize with Cromia