About Ali Filippini

Ali Filippini, who graduated in Industrial Design from the Politecnico di Milano, earned his Ph.D in Design Sciences in 2012 from the Università Iuav di Venezia with a thesis on the history of exhibitions from a product segment and cultural perspective. In 2015, he was a research fellow there in the field of decorative arts in Italy during the fifties, working on the archives of Paolo De Poli. He has been lecturing on the History and Criticism of Design at the Università degli Studi della Repubblica di San Marino and on the History of Visual Communication and Design at the Politecnico di Torino. He has been lecturing on Design History for the Master of Industrial Design programme at the Scuola Politecnica di Milano since 2008. Since 2000, he has written for design magazines (Diid – Disegno Industriale Industrial Design, Auto&Design, Mestieri d’Arte e Design) and editorial projects.

Pubblicati in AISDesign Studi e Ricerche

Paolo De Poli craftsman entrepreneur and designer

Design in the food industry: culture, products, communication

Designing the “self-service”. Equipment shops for the sale food sector

The allegory of the Omega Workshops

The Mart chooses the Wunderkammer