has received numerous awards, including six ADI Design Index selections, six Honourable Mentions at the Compasso D’Oro and four Design Plus awards. It has created designs in widely different fields for companies such as Teuco Guzzini, Effegibi, Foppapedretti, Fantini Rubinetterie, Poltrona Frau, Provex Industrie, Falper, Valpra, Fratelli Guzzini, Et al., Fornara e Maulini, Luceplan, Rapsel, Viasat, Italaquae, Scarabeo, San Lorenzo and Domo.
Giovanna Talocci is both product/interior designer and art director of Effegibi, and has been a curator of cultural events, consultant for trade fairs, host and guest on television programmes on design, jury member and chairperson of numerous design competitions, and professor at universities and design schools.
She has been a member of ADI (Association for Industrial Design) since 1979, is a member of BEDA (Bureau of European Design Associations), and has been on ADI’s National Executive Committee since 2004 and its Vice President since 2014. She is a member of ADI’s Policy Committee for Innovation Awards and also took part in the first Italian Design Council.