From 1st to 30th June
Vernissage on Thurday 4 June starting from 17:00
Francesco Faravelli was born in Milan in 1970, he had a technical school education.
After years of commercial experience in large companies, he randomly approaches the world of ceramics.
He first attended the workshop of a ceramist and sculptor in Varese, then enrolled in an annual course for ceramicists sponsored by the European Union. Here a particular interest in the Raku technique comes to light. He took part in several exhibitions and in 2002 he exhibited his works at the B&B Italia stand at the Salone del Mobile in Milan in collaboration with Studio Collage.
In the same year, he first created a jewelry collection for Dolce and Gabbana, and then a project for the Institute of Modern Design in Stockholm.
He won the third prize at the Mia, International Furniture Exhibition (Monza-2004) and in the same year he was selected to participate in a collective art exhibition by Raku ceramists.
In 2004 TV commercial and press review with Le Fablier in Villaerba (CO).
In 2005 Personal exhibition at Pappafood – Mediaset headquarters (Cologno Monzese)
In 2005 he met Paolo Guadalupi during the creation of the stand for Maison & Object in Paris. This meeting led to a close collaboration that still lasts today and the birth of FG Art and Design.