Maurizio Manzoni, born in Nuoro in 1967 and graduated in Architecture in Florence, begins his career by working in the industrial design with leading companies in Italy and abroad. His work goes from interior design to graphics, to stand projecting, to fabric design and to the nautical planning of motorboats and yachts, both for the interiors and for the exteriors. He currently lives and works in Florence, where he co-founded the StudioMEMO with the designer Prof. Roberto Tapinassi in 2001. Roberto Tapinassi, born in Florence in 1933, begins his profession of Designer in the 60s by co-operating with leader companies of the furniture business in Italy and abroad. His work goes from interior design to graphic and fabric design.
Born in Bologna, he completes his studies through Italy, Switzerland, United States and Paris. Being a fan of photography and of digital processing, he experiments the combination between the image and the different materials such as fossil wood, crystals, natural stone and steel.