Mauro Del Santo
.(*1978) is a Designer and educator specialising in Product Design, innovation in Material Technology and Teaching. Since he set up his own practice in Rome in 2003, he has developed furniture, products, lighting, and exhibitions for some of the leading companies in the design field. Amongst his most prominent clients are IED, Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation, Municipality of Rome, Italian Ministry of Defence, Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Selex, Sistema Compositi, UNHCR, Danish Refugee Councils, ENI, Hertz. His designs have received international design awards such as the nomination for the Compasso d`Oro and the Maker of Merit 2014.
Mauro Del Santo has produced a number of significant exhibitions for the design school IED Rome and the events PromiseDesign.
Since 2005, Mauro Del Santo has been teaching Design Development, Prototyping andMaterial Technology at IED Rome, the University of Rome La Sapienza and the University of Nairobi.