The selected designers from the last selection event at Naples

After the last, intense selection event in Naples, the Challenge step of Open Design Italia is over.  We would like to thank each and every member of the Committee of Experts who listened with curiosity to all the presentations, commented on the products and engaged in lively discussions with designers to inspire them. Thank you to the participants -from all over Italy and connected from abroad- who were brave and challenged themselves. Each of them will be remembered in “Open Design Italia’s Diary”, available on our website. We look forward to meeting again the ones who passed the selection at Open Design Italia On Stage in Vicenza, where they will compete for the prizes awarded by the International Jury!

Here is the list of designers who passed the selection in Naples:

Francesca Arcieri

Giovanni Avallone

Annarita Aversa

Paolo Bandiello

Laura Calligari

Giusy Carozza

Assia Carpano

Sergio Catalano

Sara Cocozza

Salvatore Fonzo

Desanka Ilic

Daniele Melelli

Paola Palmieri

Maria Grazia Paternoster

Romina Quaglieri

Wilson Quispe

Lorenzo Radaelli

Roberto Rota

Marco Russo

Rosanna Salvato

Giuseppe Sardone

Alessandra Savio


_Originality and innovation

_Technical functionality and aesthetic quality

_Use of technology and sustainability of the production chain

_Connection with the designer’s territory and synergy with local production companies

_Ability to communicate and present the products

_Marketability of the product

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