Claudio Bellini was born in Milan in 1963, the city where he still currently works and lives. In 1990 Claudio Bellini graduated from "Architecture and Industrial Design" Politecnico in Milan. His creative ability were displayed in 1987 when he started his career in Mario Bellini Associates Studio, where he took part in a large number of architectural projects, industrial and product design projects together with international customers. In 1997 Claudio and Mario Bellini founded "Atelier Bellini" specialized in the industrial design field paying particularly attention to the connection between new technologies and formal research processes. In 2006 he creates Claudio Bellini Design +Design, which develops his design and architectural projects. Claudio Bellini works as a professor of Industrial Design at the University of Genoa, besides holding international conferences and speeches, he has furthermore taken part in many design and architectural competitions as a judge.