Antonio Brizzi born in Florence and Babette
Riefenstahl born in Berlin starts working together
in 1996 with common projects for Dilmos edizioni,
Dovetusai and Kundalini. In 1998 they move to Milan
where they opened their studio for consultation and
projects within industrial and interior design.
2000 they open the studio MAT together with M.
Bellomo and C. Crosina; a bathroom range in plastic
presented at the “Salone Satellite” during the
furniture fair of Milan, the shelf-system “Extra”,
which won the 2001 design award from the German
magazine “design-report”, the sofa-system “Bahli”
for Frighetto industries and the project of the
Italian pavilion at the “Moda Calzado” fair in
Madrid are just some of the projects that the group
has worked on in this period.
Since 2004 Brizzi+Riefenstahl-studio continue their work as
interior and industrial designers with projects for
Acem porte, Sabattini Gourmet, Dilmos edizioni and
several projects of apartments, shops and showrooms.
Within 2005/2007 they realize the architectonic and
furniture project of a villa near Boario Terme. In
2007 they realize the project of a fashion showroom
within the Industrial area “Richard–Ginori” at
Milano. In the same year in Milano started the
realization of a new idea of concept-store “Il
Cucchiaio di Legno” (winning 2008 the Macef Design
Award), the first shop in Italy concerning all
around about kitchen: professional and sophisticated
kitchenware together with selected food products in
an extraordinary mix of FOOD & DESIGN.
In 2008 starts
the project and realization of “Acqua e Fuoco” in
Piacenza, a second example of this new idea of
concept-store.In 2009 begins the collaboration with
the FRATELLI ROSSETTI company, with many projects
including the new showroom in Milano.
Brizzi+Riefenstahl-studio realizes the complete
renovation and the furniture project of “Palazzo
Segreti”, hotel de charme in the heart of Milano.