CURRICULUM VITAE ROBERTO ZANON (Camposampiero, 17 /12/ 1963) via Perazzolo 1, 35012 Camposampiero - PD tel: 049 5790 532 fax: 049 9302 142 mobile: 0347 9504 558 e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org web: www.trivenet.it/rz EDUCATION 1982 - 1989 Degree at Venice's University of Architecture; (prof. V. Pastor) 1991 Master at Scuola Italiana Design; (specialization in industrial design) 1999 - 2000 Attendance at course of “Storia delle arti applicate e dell'oreficeria” at Padua’s University (prof. G. Baldissin) 2004 Specialization course of “scenography, light, music, direction” at Theatre Verdi in Padova. TEACHING EXPERIENCE 1994–2002 Professor assistant and visiting lecturer of representation, interior and industrial design at Venice’s University of Architecture 1997 Visiting professor at Pratt School of New York in Rome’s centre 1997 - 2000 Teacher of interior design and furniture design at Istituto Callegari in Vicenza, Treviso, Venice, Bassano del Grappa 1999 - 2000 Visiting professor at "Arte e design in aut 2000" presso l'Istituto Statale d'Arte "Michele Fanoli" in Cittadella (Pd) 2000 - 2001 Visiting professor in "projectual area" at Venice’s University of Architecture 2001 Visiting professor of furniture design at Indian Institute of Science of Bangalore in India Visiting professor of furniture design at Universitade Tecnica de Lisboa in Portugal Visiting professor of furniture design at Scuola Superiore di Progettazione e Disegno Industriale, Bologna’s University in Bertinoro (Forlì) 2001 – 2002 Visiting professor of industrial design at Padua’s University 2002 Visiting professor of furniture design at IVE Department of Design in Hong Kong Visiting professor of interior design at ESAD of Oporto in Portugal Visiting professor of furniture design at KMITL of Bangkok in Thailand 2002 – 2003 Visiting professor of exhibition design at Padua’s University Visiting professor of drawing at Florence’s University Professor of design to the Academy of Fine Arts of L’Aquila 2003 – 2004 Visiting professor of exhibition design at Florence’s University Visiting professor of industrial design at Padua’s University Visiting professor of exhibition design at Padua’s University Visiting professor” of furniture design at l’Universidad ICESI of Cali in Colombia 2004 – 2005 Visiting professor of exhibition design at Florence’s University Visiting professor of exhibition design and scenography at Padua’s University Visiting professor of museum design at Venice’s University PROFESSIONAL Since 1990 he has been listed on the "Ordine degli Architetti" of Padua and he consults in architecture, restoration and interior design fields. In industrial and product design, he has provided professional advice since 1987 for new products utilizing different materials: alabaster, aluminium, ceramic, fabric, glass, terracotta, gold, marble, metal, plastic, resin, silver, steel, wood. He participated in several exhibitions with prizes and honourable mentions in many design competitions. Projects and achievements in architecture and design fields are published on many Italian and foreign magazines and catalogues, newspapers, books, serials TV, films, Internet sites. Since 1991 he has been a contributing editor in the field of architecture, design and art. Article was published on the follow magazines: Art Leader, Arch’it, Auto, A Notizie, Contemporart, Case di Campagna, Design Net, Modo, Mondo Libero, Uno Magazine, Web Architecture Magazine and others. In 1999 he became correspondent for the Korean magazine Design Net. Since 1992 he has interests in all the representation techniques and has explored, not only the traditional tools, but the use of computer graphics, arriving to use the computer as a active partner in the projectual process. In 1995, he co-founded "Y&Z design atrium", an international and multidisciplinary design studio with offices in Italy, USA and Japan. In 1997 he became member of "MOBAS", a joint venture of product designers from over the world organized to design and develop consumer products. In 1998 he is founder associate of the "Gruppo di Ricerca e Design" (gRiD), society working in the research and experimentation on the furniture field. In 2000 he is member of “Wagner Associati” a important consultancy agency of interior and industrial design. In 2001 he was involved in the drawing and production of the jewellery collection Progetti Preziosi. In 2002 he held partnership with product designer and manufacture Zan’s of Hong Kong using advanced and experimental materials.