Stefano Giovannoni was born in La Spezia in 1954, an architect and designer student of Buti at the University of Florence where he graduated in 1978. He collaborated with Ettore Sottsass and Alchimia-Mendini. He works as an architect, industrialist and interior designer for companies such as Alessi - for whom he has designed more than 300 plastic and steel products - Amore Pacific, Artsana, Bertazzoni, Bisazza, Cederroth, Deborah, Elica, Fabbrica Pelletterie Milano, Fiat, Hannspree, Hanssem, Helit, Henkel, Honeywell, Inda, Kankio, KDDI, Kokuyo, Laufen, LG Hausys, L'Oreal - Maletti, Better, Mikakuto, Moooi, Nestle-Frisco, Nissan, NTT Docomo, Olivari, Oras, Oregon Scientific, Papernet-Sofidel, Promelit, Pulsar, Replay, Samsung, Seiko, Shaf, Siemens, Skitsch, Sodastream, SPC, Star, Telecom, Toto, 3M, Tubes, Veneta Cucine, Vondom, ZTE, etc. He has designed highly successful products such as the "Girotondo", the "Mami" series, "Il Bagno Alessi" and the "Bombo" series for Magis.
Qeeboo is an Italian brand that produces furnishings and accessories, created and launched in 2016 by Stefano Giovannoni. His objects are emotional and narrative openly non-bourgeois and within everyone's reach; once created, they are entrusted to our interpretation so that they acquire a new life. Qeeboo takes up and reinterprets the icons of our imagination in a fantastic key and dresses them with an unexpected original patina made of emotion and imagination, presenting a collection of beautiful, ironic, and surprising objects. Extraordinary objects created under the careful direction of Stefano Giovannoni in collaboration with the most eclectic international designers, integrating different styles and characters in a playful-narrative approach.