Before his degree in Architecture Riccardo Gussoni born in Milan gained a long experience in a technical office. Later he was the artistic director in Fidenza Vetroarredo. After his Degree at Politecnico di Milano in 1982, he joined the Association of Architects of Milano. He achieved a Master in Design Management at Domus Academy, and in landscape Architecture at Politecnico di Milano. He has been the creative director of StudioElle, an industrial design firm in Milano and then of Spazio3Associati, at the same time as a freelance, he developed different projects of civil and industrial architecture, set-up for exibitions and fairs, products design and home furnishing. From 2000 to 2011 Riccardo Gussoni has been theacher at Istituto Europeo di Design in Milano. He held courses of Interior design and Events Scenic design. The associate studio Gussoni Cattaneo was born in 2000. This architectural firm developed and realize art direction's activity, architecture, interior design projects, set-up stands for Salone del Mobile and Eurocucina in Milano, shop design for many furniture shops, bar and restaurants, design for home furnishing
all over the world.