Born in Carimate in 1967, Carlo Columbo is one of Cappellini’s favorite Italian designers; he graduated in Milan in 1993 and immediately started working with this brand designing the Archimede Italian bed and Zigo Zago carpet. In addition to his work as a consultant for Italian furniture brands, Colombo took part in renovating public and private showrooms, offices, restaurants and villas. One of the most recent and interesting projects he worked on is the Hong Kong Louvre Gallery, a space open to highest quality design items. Nowadays, Carlo Colombo works for several brands such as Moroso, Poliform, Varenna, Poltrona Frau and Flou. He also received the “Designer of the Year” award in Tokyo in 2004.