Ottavio Di Blasi

1954, Milan


Prizes and awards

2015, New Maritime Station of the Port of Messina, Italy

2015, New Headquarters of the Molise Region, Italy

2013, SKAI Competition Supermarket, Latvia

2009, Secondary School Competition, Province of Bari, Italy

2009, Exhibit Design Award, Exhibitor Magazine, USA

2009, Campus University of Vercelli, Italy

2007, Parliamentary Complex of the Republic of Albania, Tirana, Albania

2006, University of Novara campus, Italy

2004, Secondary School, Agordo (BZ), Italy

2001, Arca Auchan Millennium Mall competition

1997, UNESCO, Mémorial de Gorée, Dakar

1993, The City and the Sea, Madonnella District (IACP), Bari, Italy

Ottavio Di Blasi, a close colleague of architect Renzo Piano for ten years, moved to Milan in the late 1980s and opened his own studio with Paolo Simonetti and Daniela Tortello. Ottavio Di Blasi & Partners is an international studio. Projects range from urban planning to commercial and residential, from modern architecture to product design.


For Aresline, Ottavio Di Blasi designed Poli, a multi-purpose table characterised by an innovative and patented concept of magnets that allow for ever-changing table configurations.