Giani Cinti (*1979) is at home in many worlds: in product design and fashion as well as in illustration and graphic design. He received his design education at the Istituto Superiore per le Industrie Artistiche in Urbino. Cinti works for companies such as Sambonet, Rosenthal and Pininfarina as well as for fashion brands such as Alberta Ferretti and Marithé + François Girbaud. Before becoming self-employed as a designer and consultant with his own studio in Milan, he worked for five years as an assistant to the Italian fashion designer Gianfranco Ferré. Gianni Cinti teaches design at the IED Moda Lab in Milan.