barbi bottazzo is a design studio active in northern Italy since 2008.

The two cofounders are Francesco Barbi and and Guido Bottazzo.

Francesco Barbi

born in 1982, graduated @Politecnico di Milano in industrial design and @IED of Turin in transportation design in 2006. For a few years he has worked as yacht designer and today he successfully manages barbi bottazzo studio

Guido Bottazzo

born in 1977, graduated with honor in architecture @IUAV in Venice, and later studied transportation design @ ACCD of Pasadena (USA). Today he is the creative mind of barbi bottazzo studio. Besides being a designer, he is an artist with many arts projects conceived since 2012.


• We capture customer needs and create new original concepts.

• We create 3d modeling and renderign of the concept design.

• We give product marketing advice.


In 2022 “Follow Me” designed for Mara wins the german Design Award 2023 in the office category

From 2021 BarbiBottazzo studio firms the design of the bikes of Bianchi

In 2014 barbi bottazzo takes its creativity in China with two important partnership.

In 2013 the studio shows the “Collezione Pasta” at “Salone del Modile” of Milan, afterwards published in many magazines such as Architectural Digest.

In 2012 barbi bottazzo win “Young and Design” awards with the Liana chair.