5 minutes with… Vittorio Garroni – CEO/Founder, Garroni Design

Name: Vittorio Garroni,  industrial and marine design professor, architect Company: Garroni Design, Genoa, Italy Position within company: CEO / Founder Website: /                     . What direction do you feel design is moving towards in general terms? There are many design trends, in relation to the market they are targeting, the social position of customers and to its cultural roots. Generally speaking, Euro/American and Japanese cultures move from simplicity (minimalism)

Admiral Tecnomar Group

The Admiral Tecnomar group , lead by Giovanni Costantino invest in design, technology, research and development so that they can offer there clients products of superior quality down to the last detail. Perfection is there passion. The Group presents two fleets: the Tecnomar fleet and the Admiral fleet , both have different values that add a new dimension to the Admiral Tecnomar Group. The Admiral fleet has tradition elegance and prestige, with the Tecnomar Fleet bringing sportiness performance and technology


Aegean Yachts shortlisted for Power Yacht 25-40 Metres Award in The International Yacht & Aviation Awards 2017

Congratulations to Aegean Yachts who have been shortlisted for the Power Yacht 25-40 Metres Award for The International Yacht & Aviation Awards 2017. NIMIR is a 28 m steel semi displacement motoryacht built in 2015. The choice of materials was driven by the owner’s desire to totally relax on board in natural, low-key ambiance with a hint of tradition. Her elegant interior features ivory toned super glossy wooden panels, oak floorings, fine Italian soft furnishings in beige and large windows, allowing ample natural

AkzoNobel announced as a sponsor of the International Yacht & Aviation Awards 2016

Luxe et al Magazine is delighted to announce AkzoNobel as one of the sponsors of the International Yacht & Aviation Awards 2016 AkzoNobel’s Specialty Coatings division offers an extensive portfolio of aesthetically and technologically innovative paints and coatings for yachts, automobiles and aircraft. Their coatings solutions provide identity and help protect against environmental factors. They share their in-depth knowledge and expertise in areas as diverse as fouling control, asset protection, colour matching and surface design. Their dedicated design team keeps track on global design

Ardoin Yacht Design Shortlisted for IY&A Awards 2015

design et al is delighted to announce shortlist success for Ardoin Yacht Design in the International Yacht & Aviation Awards 2015. DEEP BLUE will compete for the Concept up to 40 metres Award. DEEP BLUE is an elegant multipurpose catamaran combining an “open sporting” style with advanced technologies that support efficient private submarine operations. From professional applications to leisure use, the catamaran Deep Blue is a fascinating new concept to explore the deep sea anywhere in the big blue. Naval architect

Arredamenti Porto

Arredementi Porto specialise in Creating furniture and technical engineering on board mega yachts. Interpreting the tastes and needs of their clients, to accomplish what is often difficult only to imagine. Arredamenti Porto over time have become renowned for excellence in interior decoration and refitting.


Art of Kinetik

The Art of Kinetik is a quest to realise an ideal, to craft a vision, to create the ultimate balance between Art and Performance. Their awe-inspiring yachts are that quest in action. Each of their vessels stretch the horizons of beauty and engineering. Every detail exudes their philosophy of art without compromise.


Aviation Resource Group, Inc. Shortlisted in the IY&A Awards 2015

design et al are delighted to announce shortlist success for Aviation Resource Group, Inc. in the fifth annual International Yacht & Aviation Awards 2015. The US company will compete in the Private Jet Design category. This complete refurbishment of a Falcon 50 N96UJ was undertaken by the Fort Lauderdale-based Aviation Resource Group, Inc. The Falcon 50 is considered to be one of the best-designed corporate jets in the world. The 9 passenger executive configuration features a four place forward cabin. The


140 years of history, close to 300 boats built, over 300,000 sq m of production facilities at six boatyards in Italy and 36 yachts under construction at the present time, including a 90-meter mega yacht. These facts and figures unambiguously demonstrate the momentum of Benetti’s growth and Clients’ unrestrained confidence in the brand.

Bombardier Business Aircraft announced as sponsor of The International Yacht & Aviation Awards 2017

Luxe et al Magazine is delighted to announce Bombardier Business Aircraft as one of the sponsors of The International Yacht & Aviation Awards 2017 Over the years, Bombardier has revolutionised the industry with exceptional style, performance and reliability. Bombardier Business Aircraft has a comprehensive line of business jets that fuses innovation and luxury. With three leading aircraft families, ranging from light to ultra-large (Learjet, Challenger and Global), Bombardier Business Aircraft has set new standards with advanced designs, superior cabin comfort and

Search Design Society Members