With offices in Milan and New York, the Lissoni Studio develops projects at an international level in the fields of architecture, product design, graphic design and corporate identity, in addition to conducting the art direction for an array of key clients.
Led by Piero Lissoni, the Studio combines a range of expertise and skills with a tailored approach that sets it apart in a variety of fields, establishing a stylistic code that is inimitable and a visual identity that is instantly recognizable.
The work of the Studio is inspired by a sense of rigour and characterized by an attention to detail and harmony, with particular regard to proportion and function.
Piero Lissoni is the art director for Alpi, Boffi, De Padova, Living Divani, Lema, Lualdi, Porro and Sanlorenzo for whom he also designs an extensive range of products. Recognized as one of the masters of contemporary design, he works with many international brands including Alessi, Antrax, B&B, Bonacina1889, Cappellini, Cassina, Cotto, Fantini, Flos, Glas Italia, Golran, Illy, Janus et Cie, Kartell, Kerakoll, Knoll, Nerosicilia, Olivari, Salvatori, Tecno, Viccarbe.
Recently completed architectural projects include Oceana Bal Harbour, a 240-unit condominium in Miami (2017) the production headquarters of Kerakoll Design Lab (2014) and the renovation of the historic Teatro Nazionale in Milan (2009).
Current projects include the Autograph Hotel and Residences in Budapest, SLS Lux Hotels & Residences in Washington D.C., the Miami Beach Ritz-Carlton Residences, apartments at 45 Park Place in New York and private villas in Amsterdam, New York and Mumbai.
Lissoni’s interest in the art world has brought him to design numerous exhibitions: the exposition room at the Bagatti Valsecchi Museum, inaugurated with “The triptych of Antonello da Messina” (2015), the retrospective of the photographer Giovanni Gastel curated by Germano Celant, at Palazzo della Ragione (2016), the anthology of the Renaissance painter “Bernardino Luini e i suoi Figli” at Palazzo Reale (2014), and the exhibition “Tiziano/Gerhard Richter - Heaven on earth” at the Fondazione Palazzo Te in Mantua, for which the Studio designed the fit-out, visual identity and catalogue (2018-2019).
Piero Lissoni has received a series of international awards, including the Good Design Award, the Red Dot Award and the Compasso d'Oro ADI. He is a Board Member of the MAXXI National Museum in Rome and is visiting professor and member of the Advisory Board at the Politecnico di Milano. He also serves as an Honorary Associate of the Altagamma International Council.