Graduated in Architecture at the Politecnico di Milano in 1986 she obtains a Master in Lighting Design and after various years of experience in the field, she founds Metis with Claudio Valent in 1990. She is the soul of the studio, omnipresent and with a careful eye on everyone and everything. Her superpower is keeping track of every project, including each lighting detail until its realization in the construction site, while also handling the more extrovert activity of the studio. She has held courses of Industrial and Lighting Design both in Bachelor and Master Level either as a visiting or associate professor, while also giving speeches in various national and international conventions and lighting design workshops. She is a founding member of APIL (Italian Association of Lighting Professionals).
Graduated in Architecture at the Politecnico di Milano in 1982 he obtains a Master in Lighting Design and after various years of experience in the field, he founds Metis with Marinella Patetta in 1990. He is the mind of the studio, and even when he is silent, in front of a design challenge he finally comes out with the most original ideas. He enjoys discovering innovative lighting fixtures, manufacturers and accessories, imagining different custom design solutions. He has held courses of Industrial and Lighting Design both in Bachelor and Master Level in Politecnico di Milano and Superior Institute of Design in Milan (ISAD). He is a founding member of APIL (Italian Association of Lighting Professionals).
Gloria is another one who divides her day between custom solutions for jewelry lighting, and identifying the proper ceiling lighting cove detail in residential and office projects. Different scales but same precision. And if you pass by her desk, the music you will listen will always be Dave Mathews Band. Consistency and talent!
Administration and Consultants
Monica is a fresh entry in our Administration team, just landed in Metis Lighting along with her precious fiscal accountant experience. She handles various issues from finance to organisation with a modern and software aided touch. For retrieving balance, she enjoys reading thriller books and riding her bike.