Patrizia Bolzan


Designer, PhD in Design. Research Associate at the Department of Design - Politecnico di Milan, she investigates the ratio between digital and additive manufacturing and design in its practices. She deals with product system design, graphics and furnishing. Her projects focus on usability, soft-qualities perception and on the realization of study models and homebuilt prototypes. She is the co-founder of Tecnificio, a maker facility operating in the field of design, that won several awards. From 2011 she is part of Subalterno1, a space at Lambrate district in Milan that deals with self-production. From 2015 she is the technical specialist of Polifactory. 



Articles published on IXD&A:


A novel educational model based on “knowing how to do” paradigm implemented in an academic makerspace N.34, 2017, pp. 7-29, abstractdownload