Roberto Assenza e Francesco Dei Rossi

BIOGRAPHY

ROBERTO ASSENZA

Born in Rosolini (Syracuse) in 1958 and graduated in Architecture at the University of Venice. From 1977 to 1993 he collaborated with some important design studios in Milan and in northern Italy, particularly devoting his activity to the preservation of Artistical Property. In 1998 he started his career as a designer. From 1998 to 2006 designs chandeliers of Murano tradition, glass sculptures and stained glass for the glassware Archimede Seguso. Process also some projects in glass for Tiffany & Co. Since 2007 he is head designer of the line DE MAJO Tradition where he signed some of the most majestic Venetian chandeliers today as Muricanu Chocolate and I quattro elementi.

 

FRANCESCO DEI ROSSI

Born in Venice in 1962. He obtained his studies at the Art Institute of Venice and the Academy of Fine Arts in Venice. During his studies he worked with the Fucina degli Angeli, under the supervision of Egidio Costantini, following the activities and making his own glass works. From 1985 he started his profession as a designer and developer, working with various glassware. He currently works for DE MAJO where he signed several collections. The son of a Master glassmaker, maintains a strong bond with the family art. His inexhaustible creativity is reflected in both contemporary and traditional designs. A complete artist who signs one of the most popular Venetian chandelier of all time, the magnificent 8000 and guesses, in the meantime, creative solutions for contemporary lines- as confirmed by Otto x otto.