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Floriana Pastore

Floriana Pastore

Milano, IT

 
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About 

High-end interior designer and brand style curator, I have worked for Cassina furniture craft industry for 7 years as global showroom interior designer and project manager for their corporate retails division, exhibitions and special events. I have cared the design process from the early survey till the installation of sets and styling. 

Employment 

Floriana Pastore designer, Milan, IT, Interior Designer, Furniture Specialist & Brand Style Curator

INTERIOR DESIGNER
. Set design for retails, events and shootings
. Furniture, Fixtures and Equipments 
. Visual display 
. Experiential interior design
. Relations with the engineering and producers
. Set installation
. Relations with external professionals and organizations

BRAND STYLE CURATOR
. Cultural and lifestyle analysis
. Brand image design & development
. Design business development in the global market

OUTPUT DOCUMENTS
. Research
. Moodboard
. Hand drawings
. 2d/3d/rendering
. Moke up 

CLIENTS
. Retail 
. Exhibitions /events
. Furniture manufacture/showroom
. Horeca
. Private residential

Jan 2012 - current
 

Cassina, Meda, IT, Global showroom interior designer / Project manager

Interior designer for worldwide Cassina's showrooms, exhibitions and special events; management from the concept to the installation.
. Understand clients' needs and the needs of the people using the building to develop design concepts and establish final briefs.
. Consider materials and costs according to set budgets and negotiate project fees.
. Conduct feasibility studies for projects. Research and gather information and photographs relating to the project
. Produce sample and mood boards to present to clients
. Functional partition of the space
. Source products, e.g. fittings, furniture, lighting, finishes, decoration and dressing, and provide samples for clients
. Prepare detailed working drawings, designs, plans, 3D, models and schemes. Survey buildings
. Work in team with other designers
. International multidisciplinary team management
. Supervise work at the design stage and on-site
. Suppliers management
. Timing management
. Installation
. Post-installation care

Nov 2010 - Dec 2017
 

Education 

Milan Polytechnic, Milan, Masters, Industrial Design

The professionals graduating from the Master Degree integrate product design with expertise in the fields of management and strategy, and have been trained to supervise the design activity, design research and art direction.

Mar 2008 - Oct 2010
 

University of Florence, Florence, IT, BArch, Industrial Design

Oct 2003 - Jul 2007
 

Areas of Specialization