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Francesco Rota

  • Kin 479 SR Pendant Light - Round Canopy from Oluce | Modern Lighting + Decor

    Kin 479 SR Pendant Light - Round Canopy

    Oluce
    from $ 7,295.00

    The Kin 479 SR with round canopy Pendant Light from OLUCE was designed by Francesco Rota in 2013. This contemporary pendant lamp with its classic "...

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  • Kin 478 SR Pendant Light - Round Canopy from Oluce | Modern Lighting + Decor

    Kin 478 SR Pendant Light - Round Canopy

    Oluce
    from $ 8,450.00

    The Kin 478 SR with round canopy Pendant Light from OLUCE was designed by Francesco Rota in 2013. This contemporary pendant lamp with its classic "...

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  • Lens 151 Wall Light from Oluce | Modern Lighting + Decor

    Lens 151 Wall Light

    Oluce
    from $ 740.00

    The Lens 151 Wall Light was designed and made by Francesco Rota. This contemporary wall light is a practical, simple and functional lamp available ...

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  • Line Wall Light 147/149 from Oluce | Modern Lighting + Decor

    Line Wall Light 147/149

    Oluce
    from $ 800.00

    The Line Wall Light from OLUCE was designed by Francesco Rota in 2009. This contemporary wall lamp is an interesting lamp consisting of a long and ...

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  • Kin 479 Pendant Light from Oluce | Modern Lighting + Decor

    Kin 479 Pendant Light

    Oluce
    from $ 1,625.00

    The Kin 479 Pendant Light from OLUCE was designed by Francesco Rota in 2013. This contemporary pendant lamp with its classic "China" form is a revo...

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  • Kin 478 Pendant Light from Oluce | Modern Lighting + Decor

    Kin 478 Pendant Light

    Oluce
    from $ 960.00

    The Kin 478 Pendant Light from OLUCE was designed by Francesco Rota in 2013. This contemporary pendant lamp with its classic "China" form is a revo...

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  • Canopy 421 Pendant Light from Oluce | Modern Lighting + Decor

    Canopy 421 Pendant Light

    Oluce
    $ 2,360.00

    The Canopy 421 Pendant Light from OLUCE was designed by Francesco Rota in 2010. This contemporary pendant lamp gives indirect fluorescent lighting....

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  • Pill-low 219 Outdoor Light from Oluce | Modern Lighting + Decor

    Pill-low 219 Outdoor Light

    Oluce
    $ 695.00

    The Pill-low 219 Outdoor Light from OLUCE was designed by Francesco Rota in 2011. This contemporary light fixture fits for indoor or outdoor use as...

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  • Canopy 422 suspension lamp from Oluce | Modern Lighting + Decor

    Canopy 422 suspension lamp

    Oluce
    $ 3,520.00

    The Canopy 422 suspension lamp was designed by Francesco Rota for OLUCE. This fixture gives indirect fluorescent lighting. The reflector comes in a...

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Interior and product designer Francesco Rota was born in 1966, Milan Italy. In 1994, he graduates at Art Center College of Design in La Tour Peliz, Switzerland. In 1995 he goes back to Milan and establishes the Francesco Rota Design Office, and starts to collaborate with Italian and foreign companies. His major works include showroom design for Versus and Jhon Richmond; showroom design for L’Oreal; office, showroom and warehouse interior design for the Oluce Factory and Headquarters in Milan; office, showroom and apartments interior design for Women Celebrities Agency in Paris, as well as spatial design for the Nestle exhibition during The International Salone de Mobile at Superstudio+Milan in 2004.


In additional, he has done spatial installations for Daimler Chrysler_Mercedes Benz during the 8th International Exhibition of Architecture in Venice at the Corderie dell’Arsenale in 2004 and the ‘Terrazza Martini’ for Martini&Rossi during the 62nd International Exhibition of Cinematography Art in Venice in 2005.


His product design include the complete home collection and the outdoor collection for the company Paola Lenti for which he has also designed several installations and the catalogue.


He has also produced several lighting fixtures designs for Oluce including Ibiza, an outdoor lamp with an integrated loudspeaker, and a whole collection of products for Martini&Rossi to create brand awareness trough out the use of the personalized products during special events in selected public spaces.


Francesco Rota latest work includes the Space Sofa system and the Jet ceramic tumbler set designed for the Japanese company Bals Tokyo, presented at the 2007 international Salone del Mobile in Milan.


In the few years, Francesco Rota has taken part in several exhibitions, held at: Spazio Opos, Luisa Delle Piane gallery, Spazio Zeus, St. Etienne Internatinale biennale du design, Hannover Messe, Triennale di Milano.


Francesco Rota has received several awards, including the international Audi design Award “Life in Motion” first prize, and two honorable mentions at the 19° Premio Compasso D’Oro 2001 with “Linea” an Indoor chaise longue and at the 20° Premio Compasso D’Oro 2004 with “Island” an outdoor sofa system.


Since 2004 Francesco Rota is an instructor of master in product design degrees at the European design Institute of Milan.