Marcello Ziliani was born in Brescia in 1963. In 1988 he graduated in architecture at Politecnico di Milano with his thesis supervised by architect Achille Castiglioni. He devoted himself to develop projects for the design of furniture working in addition to exhibitions, theatrical scenographer, art direction, design coordination, graphics and communication. He mostly refers his attention to the aspects of sustainability and “agile producibility”. Since 2011 he’s a professor of product design at the University of San Marino / IUAV.