PAOLO NAVA was born in Seregno, Italy in 1943. Nava studied Architecture at the Polytechnic of Milan, continuing his studies in Advanced Industrial Design in Florence. After working with several industrial design studios in England, Nava founded Citterio in 1972, a partnership between him and Antonia Citterio. Together they designed some of the icons of 70’s Italian design. Since 1982 Nava has worked independently, focusing on furniture design for many of the world’s most prestigious brands.