Donne di Design

In 2016 I started to interview design women for Alley Oop, a Il Sole 24 Ore blog about diversity. In October 2017 the launch of an ebook included all the interviews and an event during the October Milanese Design Week with all the protagonists.

Below you can find all the texts by clicking on the portraits.


Paola Albini

curator at Fondazione Franco Albini

Cini Boeri

architect and designer

Adele Cassina

entrepreneur and designer

Giovanna Castiglioni

vice president Achille Castiglioni Foundation

Maria Cristina Didero

design curator

Paola Jannelli

creative director at Jannelli&Volpi

Lora Lamm


graphic designer

Francesca Molteni

director and design curator

Rossana Orlandi

gallerist and talent scout

Marirosa Toscani Ballo

design photographer

Dorit Sapper

curator, Richard Sapper Archives

Nanda Vigo

architect and designer

Nina Yashar

gallerist and talent scout