Born in Grosseto in 1956, he graduated in 1980 from the University of Florence’s Department of Architecture where he has also been a faculty member. Lipparini’s extensive work in the field of industrial design includes home and office furnishings, textiles, and other products created for a host of renowned European and Japanese firms. In the realms of architecture and interior design, Lipparini concentrated primarily on private and public housing, retail and wholesale showrooms, and exposition installations. Lipparini also provides cutting-edge corporate identity construction services including graphic design, editorial, full-scale production. He has been working for Zanotta since 2004.