Odoardo Fioravanti studied Industrial Design at the Design Department of the Milan Polytechnic. Since 1998 he has worked as an industrial designer, also experimenting graphic and exhibition design, with a firm will to melt different design areas into a continuous matter. His projects received prestigious international design awards since he created Odoardo Fioravanti Design Studio. He has taught in many design schools and academy: Milan Polytechnic, University of Venice, San Marino University, Istituto Marangoni, Scuola Politecnica di Design, Domus Academy, HEAD Geneve. His works have been featured in many International exhibitions. In 2010 the Design Museum of the Triennale di Milano featured the personal exhibition 'Industrious Design' about his works. He won in 2011 the Compasso d'Oro Prize ADI with the Frida wooden chair by Pedrali. He also works as a freelance journalist for design magazines trying to explore and to change the boundaries of design as a discipline.