Architect and designer he graduated in '91 in Florence, where he resides. In the 90's he collaborated with architect Claudio Nardi's studio designing for private residence, public spaces and boutiques including leading italian designers like Dolce & Gabbana, G. Ferrè e Valentino. Since '98 he is a freelance designer of furniture, furnishing complements, exhibition space and company image communication.
His client list includes TMA, Lapalma, R. F. Yamakawa and True Design. For Clerprem, he worked as art director overseeing the design of seats and components for trains. After completing his thesis, he was teaching assistant of Prof. Robert Segoni in the course of "Industrial Design" before becoming a teacher himself lecturing for the Bachelor of Fashion Design in Florence until '09. The subjects he taught included "Furniture design Product" and "Theory and History of Industrial Design". He currently teaches Furniture Design at the Florence Institute of Design International.
True Design products
Inspired by the dynamic forms of biogenetics, the DNA modular bench consists of a single element of curved wood plywood, assembled specularly.
Aladdin is the comfortable seating system designed by Leonardo Rossano for True Design.
The Marina family of chairs is now enriched with the new outdoor version.
A new chair that takes up the light and contemporary line of the indoor collection, but now defined by a steel structure in two different versions, with wire mesh or rods.
Compact, light and stackable, available in different colors, it gives a contemporary and functional touch to outdoor spaces.
The table design allows an expansive solution ranging from small tables to large meeting tables.
Neo, the outdoor table system designed by Leonardo Rossano and Debora Mansur, is inspired by the linear geometries of the abstract art.
The swivel chair Kay, designed by Leonardo Rossano for True Design, comes from the combination of two simple elements of bent plywood. The seat wraps the armrests giving the illusion of the soft padding structural function.
Tizio e Caio
'Tizio e Caio' is a multi-functional side table comprised of two separate elements. Caio is the upper part built in plywood that can be used as a tray or an independent support.