GABI PERETTO Born in Novara, he now lives in China. He lived in Milan, where he graduated with Andrea Branzi, writing a dissertation on redevelopment of urban areas, following the crisis in the “shape-function” relationship. From 1995 to 1997 he worked for the Andrea Branzi studio in Milan and the Tamra studio in Nagoya, Japan. In 1998, he founded the Omikron Design factory and designed its main collections. In 2009 and 2010, for FontanaArte he designed the wall lamps Simplicity and Yves and the hanging lamp with indirect light emission, Spiral Tribe. He lives and works in Canton, in the People’s Republic of China.