Born in 1953, he graduated in medicine and surgery (specialising in medical hydroclimatology and thermal medicine, and phlebology).
Starting from the Eighties he partecipated in many regattas and learned to
appreciate and love the charateristics of various thecnical materials (stainless
steel, aramidic fibres…).
From there he learned to transfer his experiences with these materials to
designing and building the first pieces for his home. He began to receive requests
from friends and started short production runs.
Since then he projects for Alpes Inox, Agape, Boffi, Foscarini, Dimensione
Disegno, Cea, Cesana and others, and recently Pamar.
With Kaa project he won Edida 2005, Design Plus Material Vision 2005
and Designpreis 2007.
In 2006 the estinguisher Fire for Boffi won the Wallpaper Award.
Guendalina is in the Design Index 2010.