Stefano Boeri Interiors is a multidisciplinary studio whose design and research experience operates and develops projects and researches in the field of interior architecture, exhibition design and product design. The headquarter of Stefano Boeri Interiors, in Alzaia Naviglio Grande 108, Milan, is a laboratory space, a place of encounter and exchange of ideas, disciplines and professional realities; it also deals with curating and organizing events, designing and implementing exhibitions and cultural fairs, as well as the development of graphic and communication projects for distribution and promotion, creating ad hoc digital and editorial formats. Within a broad context of operational areas, Stefano Boeri Interiors has specific skills in: Project Management, offering an innovative and unique design process, coherent in all its development phases, from the idea to the delivery of the finished product; Research and Technical Coordination, making each design process an inclusive and participatory experience; Engineering and Project validation, guaranteeing, with its continuous presence, the quality of the project up to the executive development, the planning of production levels and its implementation; Planning, defined as detailed planning for the implementation and linearity of the design and production process; Production and supervision of works, using a dense network of selected partners that become an essential tool to ensure quality and consistency in the final results; Quality Control as a verification criterion, in every phase of the work plans, for the achievement of the expected, planned and finally produced goals; Assistance and Logistics that becomes reaction capacity and prompt action for maximum flexibility in the development phase of the project and in the production phase, respecting quality and delivery plans; Monitoring and Certifications as added value in compliance with expectations, constantly resolving any possible critical issues, stimulating the research of solutions and alternatives.
Stefano Boeri Interiors therefore bases his activity on the quality of processes. It believes in inclusiveness and integrated design, searching in collaboration and sharing, the solutions to specific needs at the service of each phase of design, management, development and production. Stefano Boeri Interiors is a nimble and flexible reality, committed to the research of innovative solutions, which aspire to an integral vision.
“Never as today the study of new housing needs, expectations and desires of different populations of users has been so crucial to our profession. And, more than ever before, it is the interior spaces and objects of everyday life that reflect the transformations in lifestyles and ways of living. Stefano Boeri Interiors was born from the decision to create a permanent research and design laboratory on a vital sphere of the everyday life, which architecture and urban planning often tend to underestimate”. Stefano Boeri
Among the values and principles that Stefano Boeri Interiors promotes and that underpin his design approach, there is the demineralization of urban surfaces, which encourages the production and sharing of energy from renewable sources in various forms and scales of design. The study, in fact, favors and supports a circular economy, thanks to the use of materials of natural derivation, with levels of certification and guarantee for the healthiness of inhabited spaces or that have high percentages of recycled. With his work, in fact, he promotes the growth of biodiversity, protecting natural habitats and upgrading the degraded ones. A project of today always projected into the future, which takes into consideration and develops around medium and long term climate scenarios, from 10 to 30 years. Justice in the transition, to promote widespread plans of energy qualification, welfare and health of all human and living heritage, seeking a concrete and solidarity integral ecology. Stefano Boeri Interiors also deals with: mobility, of people and ideas, ranging from solutions for both transport and infrastructure and communication; commerce, applied to sales and distribution, and focused on the retail world; hospitality, specifically accommodation, catering and open-air tourism; work, with an eye towards the future of the office world and all its declinations; services applied to the world of scientific research and institutional and sports formation.
“The best way to invest in the future is to take care of resources, people, spaces, ideas, customers and employees. Of the whole planet.” Giorgio Donà
Architect and urban planner, Stefano Boeri is Professor at Politecnico in Milan and visiting Professor in several international universities.
Stefano Boeri, as well as being Co-Founder of Stefano Boeri Interiors, is Founder and Main Partner of Stefano Boeri Architetti, based in Milan and with offices in Shanghai and Tirana. Stefano Boeri Architetti’s work ranges from the production of urban visions and architectures, with a constant attention to the geopolitical and environmental implications of urban phenomena. The focus on the relationship between city and nature led in 2014 to the creation of the Vertical Forest, the first prototype of residential building hosting more than 700 trees and 20,000 plants. Built in Milan, the Vertical Forest has received many international awards, like the International Highrise Award in 2014 and the Best Tall Building Worldwide Award in 2015 by CTBUH.
Stefano Boeri Architetti practice is currently working on several international projects of Urban Forestry, among which the Vertical Forests in Paris, Lausanne, Utrecht, Eindhoven and Nanjing, and the Smart Forest City in Cancun. In February 2018 Stefano Boeri has been appointed President of Fondazione Triennale Milano, a major international cultural institution, based in Milan.
In November 2018, he was Co-Chair of the Scientific Committee for the first World Forum on Urban Forests, organized in Mantua together with FAO (Food and Agricultural Organization, UN). In 2019 he presented in New York the Great Green Wall of Cities project, developed with FAO, C40, UN Habitat e other international research organizations, on occasion of the UN Climate Action Summit 2019
Architect, Giorgio Donà graduated in 2011 in architecture at Università IUAV di Venezia.
Giorgio Donà is Co-Founder and Director of Stefano Boeri Interiors, a multidisciplinary studio based in Milan, that operates and develops projects and researches in the field of interior design, exhibition design and product design. He starts his career with Stefano Boeri in 2012, when he becomes part of Stefano Boeri Architetti’s team. He has participated in various international competitions in which he has been awarded prizes and received honourable mentions. In 2011 he received a special mention for the international competition for a vision and the urban regeneration project “Venice City Vision” with a special jury and the president Bjarke Ingels (BIG architects). His works have been published in different books and international reviews such “Cityvision Mag”(Indipendent Architecture Stuff – Issue 4 – 2011) and in different catalogue such “Fundamentals” (Biennale di Venezia – 2014), “Reporting from the front” (Biennale di Venezia – 2016) and the ADI Design Index for the project “Across Chinese Cities – Beijing”.
Giorgio Donà is currently working on projects on different scales, fields and geographies: in addition to interior design, he is working on exhibitions and events design, product design, research and art direction. Many of his works have been published in different books such as “Atlas. New practices for better waste management” (Comieco – 2018), different international reviews such as “Interni Magazine” (Issue december 2020) and catalogues such as “Homo Faber. Crafting a more human future” (Marsilio – 2018).