Jacopo Giagnoni


Jacopo Giagnoni founded Giagnoni Architetti studio in 2000 in Florence, Italy. While he was still student and after graduating cum laude in Architecture at University of Florence, Jacopo gained experience in several renowned architecture and design consultancies as Archea Associati and Rossi Prodi Associati leading project teams and working for public institutions and brands. Carrying on his personal and academic research, he achieved a PhD in Urban and Architectural Design at University of Florence where he lectured as Contract Professor and still collaborates. He has been member of the editorial staff at the international magazine of architecture Materia from 2000 to its end, 2013. Professor of Industrial and Interior Design to Accademia ItalianaUniversity of WalesArcadia University.

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Alexandros Franzolini is an Italian industrial designer based in Milan. After completing his Bachelor's degree in architecture at the UEL University in London, Alexandros returned back in Italy to study Industrial Design, where he received a Masters from Marangoni Institute in Product Design, and a Masters in Strategic Design from the Politecnico di Milano. Since then, Alexandros has designed various products.

Italian Design by Alexandros Franzolini

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Alexandros Franzolini

Sotiris Lazou


Sotiris Lazou, graduated from the technical school of Athens, in the field of interior design. A year later, he moved to Italy to study at the Domus Academy di Milano in Industrial Designs. Is a founding member of the Athens Secretariat of Industrial Design and professor at Athens School of Applied Arts A.K.T.O.  Since 1992 he manages his own studio. Currently realizes projects of Home, Contract & Office furniture, as well as urban furniture and household objects.

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We strongly believe that every new project needs a fresh view and perspective. Papadatos company, having the confidence and self-assurance that years of experience ensure, we dare to experiment and try new things. We go beyond the ordinary and develop partnerships that open the way to new opportunities.

With this philosophy in mind, we have appointed famous industrial designers as J. Giagnoni, A. Franzolini and S. Lazou. Believing in their creativity and fresh style,  we combine their unique perspective with the values associated with Papadatos brand. The result is unique and a showcase of a successful collaboration.

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