Roberto Di Stefano

Roberto Di Stefano

Milano, IT



Born in Milan in 1981, Roberto Di Stefano graduated in Architecture (2004) from the Polytechnic of Milan, he took a Postgraduate in Interior Design (2006) with a thesis on a hotel project in Milan supervised by the Architect Luca Sacchetti. During the period 2004-2006 he entered the studio of Piero Lissoni and took care of projects for Tecno SpA. The activities ranged from the preparation of the Central Station in Milan for the Salone del Mobile 2005, the renovation of the Headquarters of Varedo (Milan) and the offices in London (2005).

After 2006 he focused on retail projects, following the stores of Israeli Designer Elie Tahari. The design of the showroom in East Hampton (NY) was published in Interior Design (September 2007), while the restructuring of the offices in New York was featured on the cover of the January 2008 edition. In 2008 he restructured the Caselli Daziari in Porta Garibaldi, Milan for Tecno Spa. The year 2009 saw two major projects: the opening of the Kerakoll Design Gallery during the Salone del Mobile in Milan and the restructuring of the London offices of Knoll.

From February 2010 he has worked with Kerakoll, as Project Manager for the commissioning and installation of Cementoresina floor coverings, managing relations with their architects and following the work from design to completion of construction and installation. As a freelance Architect, he has followed various projects, from the restructuring of a private home in Sicily to several concepts for the renovation of apartments and restaurants.



Roberto Di Stefano | Interior Architect, Milan, IT, Interior Architecture and Art Direction

Art Direction, Interior Architecture and Decoration, Site Management

Feb 2010 - current

Kerakoll Spa, Milan, IT, Freelance consultant, site manager

Promoter with the architecture studios in Milano and worldwide, site manager in the process of laying Cementoresina (epoxy resin flooring) and contacts with the architects during the site.

Feb 2010 - Feb 2012

NMM Inc., Milan, IT, Interior Architect

Interior Architect, detail design and site management in the range of residential interiors, temporary spaces and fair exibith, office and productive spaces, hotel and ad-hoc furniture design

Sep 2004 - Jan 2010

Municipality of Milano, Milan, IT, Public Offices, Municipal Offices for the building sector

Office of the infrastructure fees, calculation of the building taxes for the new constructions

Nov 2000 - Sep 2001


Politecnico di Milano, BArch, Interior Architect and Design Degree

Design History, Interior Design in different situations (residential, offices, collective spaces and
temporary-exhibit design), Product Design – working experience in a Studio c/o Lissoni Associati

Thesis: “Project for an Hotel in Milano” – evaluation score 105/110

Oct 2004 - Dec 2006

Politecnico di Milano, Bachelors, Industrial Design Degree

Design History, Product Design, Exhibit Design, digital representation of the project (AutoCAD
and 3D software, photo editing software), models and mock-up making workshop

Thesis: “Project for a school building” – evaluation score 98/110

Sep 2001 - Jul 2004

Technical Institute for Surveyors “Leonardo da Vinci” – Cologno Monzese, Milano, High School, Surveyor

Tecnical drawing, Technology of constructions, Topography and Surveying, Technical English,
AutoCAD workshop

Final Project: “Project for an horizontal condominium” – evaluation score 74/100

Sep 1995 - Jul 2000


Solutia Design Award, 1st Place

Award for the innovative use of glass in the interiors


Areas of Specialization