Vincenzo Iavicoli

MS, Art Center College of Design, BA, Istituto Superiore per le Industrie Artistiche (ISIA)

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Professional Experience

Founder and Creative Director for design consultancy Iavicoli-Rossi. Vincenzo designed acclaimed products, art works and interior projects for a worldwide clientele. Throughout his career, he has worked in academia to develop teaching practices that advance industrial design education internationally. He currently serves as Department Chair at the College for Creative Studies (CCS) in Detroit. Prior to CCS, Iavicoli taught at Tsukuba University and Tama Art University in Japan, Istituto Superiore Industrie Artistiche (ISIA) and Polimoda in Italy, and Art Center College of Design. He also served as Corporate Liaison Director, responsible for negotiating industry sponsorship of studio classes and managing the projects. Iavicoli has conducted workshops, seminars and lectures in the United States, Europe and Asia. In 2012, he received the Industrial Design Society of America Educational Award. The Walking Office, a Wearable Computer he designed in 1984, is included in the permanent Design Collection of the Henry Ford Museum

Significant Publications, Presentations and Exhibitions

Iavicoli’s work is widely published internationally. Publications include 12 magazines and books’ covers in France, United Kingdom, Japan, Korea, Taiwan and Italy.

C Magazine, Vincenzo Iavicoli, Fall 2012
Crain’s Detroit Business, June 2011
Outstanding Bar and Restaurant Design, Paris, Telleri 1998, Cover
Sunday Times Cape Metro, South Africa, 1993
Interior collection, 3, Taiwan 10/93
Interior, 29, “Projects”, Taiwan, cover
IQ Interiors Quarterly, Singapore
FP Fusion Planning, Tokyo, 2/1993
Shoten Kenchiku, 481, “Tokyo
European Masters, 3, Barcelona (Spain), Atrium S.A., 1992
The Best in Restaurant Corporate Identity, Stafford Cliff, London, Batsford,1992
Shoten Kenchiku, Vol. 37 N° 6, Tokyo, 6/1992
Brutus, 188, Tokyo, 9/1988
The New Furniture, Thames & Hudson 1987
Gefühls Collagen – Wohnen Von Sinnen, Köln (Germany),DuMont 1986
De Diseño, Barcelona (Spain) 2/1986
Domus, 637, Milan 3/1983, cover