BDW – Efesti @ Gianni Tomba DesignEfesti
“Focus on: Gianni Tomba – Bologna Design Week 2016”
During the Bologna Design Week, on September 27th Efesti Art Makers Store will present 10 Italian Designers at an exclusive location of its kind. Our landlord is a true master of Italian design: Gianni Tomba, he will host in his studio, in the heart of Bologna: in Via de’ Toschi, the Efesti exhibition dedicated to design http://goo.gl/zi6GMr
Gianni Tomba was born in Bologna in ’46. After having attended art studies, and having worked in fashion, in ’77 he opened a professional studio of interior architecture, performing work for private spaces, shops and clothes showrooms. A few years later he founded the G.T. Design, a company that manufactures and distributes items of furniture and decorative objects designed by him.
Continuing his professional career in the studio, until the mid of the 90s he approaches to the fantastic world of glass and Murano performs and develops blown glass collections.
They are unique pieces exhibited in galleries and private collections. He has collaborated with several Italian design firms and some of his pieces were selected at the Museum d ‘modern art in Chicago.
His studio is open from September to the public and will host the Efesti.com event from September 27th to October 1st.
To participate at the inauguration is necessary to register for the event through this link: http://goo.gl/hs5fiw