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Benedetto Di Luzio

Benedetto Di Luzio

Brooklyn, NY, US

 

About 

Employment 

WeWork, New York, NY, US, Lead Interior Designer

Design and creation of co-working environments for freelancers, startups and enterprises in New York, Boston and Canada. Involvement in all phases of the building process from schematic design through construction administration. Collaboration with an interdisciplinary design team of architects, engineers, graphic artists and technologists, working on several projects at a time with tight schedule.

Jan 2019 - current
 

Boffi, New York, NY, US, Designer/Project Manager

Overall responsibility for the initiation, planning, design, execution, budgeting, monitoring, controlling and closure of projects. Supervision of the design team.

Development of contract and residential projects: interior layouts, architectural, mechanical and technical drawings. Selection of finishes, colors and materials.

Sep 2015 - Dec 2018
 

Studio Altieri, Milan, IT, Head of interior design

Interior design projects of luxury villas in Doha, Qatar:
- interior layout and technical drawings;
- selection of furniture, finishes, fabrics, colours and materials;
- coordination with suppliers;
- supervision of furniture production;
- custom furniture design;
- creation of concepts, moodboards and graphic presentations.

Mar 2014 - Aug 2015
 

Studio Rotella, Milan, IT, Interior Designer

- Interior design projects of luxury villas, showrooms/boutiques, and temporary exhibitions (Milan, London, Beijing).
- Development of the project design “Spazio Italia” for the exhibition “The Renaissance in Florence” at the National Museum of China in Beijing.
- Renovation of a wellness center in Milan.
- Collaboration in the consulting and the art direction of several design companies.
- Design and development of a collection of decorations for several design companies (wallpaper, textile, stone, marble, wood, mosaic).
- Collaboration in the design of furniture collections.
- Research and development of concepts for interior and product design projects.
- Development of graphical presentations for projects and concepts.
- Graphic design for books, company catalogues and temporary exhibitions.
- Experience in photo shoot styling.
- Development of press kit and articles on design magazine.

Nov 2011 - Feb 2014
 

ITALIAN MINISTRY OF CULTURAL HERITAGE, Beijing, CN, Interior Designer

Coordination, supervision and support on the construction site of the project “Spazio Italia” for the exhibition “The Renaissance in Florence” at the National Museum of China, in Beijing.

Jun 2012 - Jul 2012
 

Studio Bixio12, Milan, IT, Interior Designer

Development of the competition “Milan 2010: Creative Materials” organized by Material Connexion and the city of Milan: the project involves the use of materials related to sustainable architecture and food design.

Mar 2010 - Oct 2010
 

Studio Petreschi, Rome, IT, Interior Designer

Collaboration in the technical drawings for the design competition winner for the “Renovation and expansion of the Bank of Albania in Tirana”.

May 2008 - Mar 2009
 

Education 

Politecnico di Milano, Milan, IT, Masters, Interior Design

Mar 2009 - Oct 2011
 

University of Architecture Valle Giulia, Rome, IT, Bachelors, Interior Architecture

Oct 2005 - Nov 2008
 

Università degli Studi di Roma Tre, Rome, IT, Bachelors, Law

Oct 2001 - Jul 2005
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills