Annalisa Rosso

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Editorial Director of the new Salone del Mobile.Milano digital project. She co-founded Mr.Lawrence studio with Francesco Mainardi; it focuses on special projects for contemporary design, connecting the world of industry with that of research, collecting and institutions. She was editor-in-chief of Icon Design (a Mondadori monthly publication) and in charge for the Domus magazine website. She has contributed to leading publications in the field, including AD and Elle Decor (international editions), Casa Vogue Brazil, Ideat, Living - Corriere della Sera, Schöner Wohnen, Wallpaper, Vogue Living, WOTH.

As a curator, she has organised group and solo exhibitions devoted to contemporary designers. She has worked on site-specific projects such as 5Rooms in Grasse and 4Rooms in Kastellorizo for collector Silvia Fiorucci-Roman and Società delle Api. In April 2020, she conceived and set up the charity auction DESIGN LOVES MILANO for Luigi Sacco Hospital, in collaboration with Cambi auction house and the media and PR agency Camron. With Maria Cristina Didero and Mr. Lawrence, she launched Perfettooo!, an online cultural platform that debuted in April 2021 with the exhibition COME BACK TOMORROW by Objects of Common Interest studio.

Guest lecturer for Madrid Design Festival (2020), Design Miami/Basel (2019), New York Design Week (2019), she has been part of the juries of Design Parade in Hyères, the Design Prize in Milan, Romanian Design Week, Marmomac, the Collectible Design Fair in Bruxelles, Park Associati MDW Call, Officine Saffi Award and Prague Design Week.

Photo courtesy by Daniele Mari