Fabio Bortolani was born in Modena in 1957 and got his degree in Architecture with professors: M.Gennari, G.Drocco, Studio Gambetti e Isola
1987 Selection V.I.A. Parigi
1987/88 co-operation with arch. Cesare Leopardi e Franca Stagi
1991 begins his activity as designer
1996 Equipment of “La cucina Ecologica” Driade
1997 Stool/ladder “Segreta” by Driade at Victoria and Albert Museum in London.
1998 takes part to exhibition “Intorno alla fotografia” Ass.J.Vodoz B.Danese Milano.
1999 takes part to exhibition “The face2 N.Y. USA I.C.F.F.F”
2000 takes part to exhibition “Aperto Vetro” Museo Correr and exhibition “Usa e Getta” Internos.
12.04.2000 Milano. Exhibition “Daytools” Spazio Opos Milano
2001 takes part to exhibition “Clandestino” Spazio Opos Milano
September 2002 publication in the book “Spoon” Phaidon
March 2003 takes part to exhibition “Objectar” Barcelona (Spagna) (Any del Disseny 2003)
Projects manufactured by: Accademia, Agape, Alessi, Authentics, Cappellini Progetto Oggetto, Driade, La Palma, Montina, Wireworks, Teracrea and others.
Award Top Ten Promosedia Udine 1990
Selection Opos 1991 / 96
Award Design Plus Francoforte 19977
Selection ADI Index 11 00 Milano
Selection Award Compasso d’Oro 2001 with the product “Gerba” by Agape
Fabio has designed ALBERO and NASTRO for Lapalma.