A design Award Competition

Ranking Design
A Design Award Competition manages three classifications:
The Designers Rankings evaluates the score of the prize;
The World Design Rankings includes only the winners;
The Design Classification is a sectoral score.

Christmas closure of the studies 2017

On the occasion of Christmastide, we thank heartily all those who believed in us, paying back every effort we’d made.
We wish you a Happy Christmas and a happy 2018!
Our offices will be closed from 25 December 2017 to 5 January 2018.

ADI Compasso d'oro international Award 2017

Massimo Facchinetti was awarded by the jury of the ADI Compasso d' Oro International Award 2017, Sport - Performance and Innovation, with honorable mention for the Z2 helmet produced by HMR Helmets.

Firm's summer holidays 2017

We would like to inform you that our firms will be closed for summer holidays from the 5th of August until the 25th.

Z2 and Z3 Series winners of A' Design Award 2017!

We are pleased to announce that Z2 and Z3 Snow Helmets have been awarded the Golden A’ Design Award in Sports, Entertainment and Recreation Equipment Design Category by the International Design Academy, the grand jury panel of the A’ Design Award & Competition.

The A’ Design Awards are the World’s most influential and largest design awards, presented each year in Italy. It is a great honour for us to receive this prestigious award and we would like to thank all of our friends and partners for their continued support and help along the way.

Best Regards,

Massimo Facchinetti

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helmet Z3 winner of Red Dot Design Award 2017!

The Z3 ski and snowboard helmet, designed in collaboration with the HMR HELMETS® company, won the prestigious international Red Dot Award: Product Design 2017. The Z3 helmet, presented in the category Sports Equipment - Winter sports and equipment, was selected by the 40 independent designers, design professors and specialist journalists of a international jury that awarded it with the prize for the highest quality for design. In total, the competition received more than 5,500 entries from 54 countries this year. Since 1950, the Red Dot Award aims to identify good design, becoming one of the most prestigious and coveted awards around the world. The Z3 helmet will receive the Red Dot Design Award on July 3, 2017 during the Red Dot Gala Night which will be held in Essen, Germany. Moreover Z3 The helmet rightfully at the Red Dot Design Museum: five weeks will be presented in the special exhibition "Design on Stage", before becoming part of the museum exhibition.

Conference at Ragusa

The November 252016 at 16.00 at the CAMERA DI COMMERCIO Auditorium “Giambattista Cartia" Piazza Libertà - RAGUSA, will be held a conference entitled:

Il Cargo Aereo tra Catania e Comiso al servizio dell’area Sud-Est

The Arch. Facchinetti’s intervention will focus on a new vision of “Cargo Aereo Smart” to “Kilometer Verde".

Summer holidays

Whatever your summer destination is, we wish you happy holidays!
Our offices will be closed from August 05 to August 25.

Air soft helmets HMR Helmets®

The HMR Helmets® presents the new airsoft helmets.

Art Director and designer Massimo Facchinetti

Salone del Mobile 2016 _ Esposizione Brianza Design formazione ENAIP

Besides being present at the Fuori Salone 2016 Design Circus in via Marghera 45 with the new Limited Edition collection of helmets of the HMR Helmets® Group, we are guest at the Salone del Mobile 2016 padiglione 16-18 Area Ingressi Esposizione Brianza Design Formazione ENAIP, the training institute wood operator that has made the prestigious packaging.

Fuori Salone 2016 _ Milano Design Circus

At the Fuori Salone 2016 of Milano, space Design Circus in via Marghera 45, space Porcelanosa the HMR Helmets® and ZERØ35 Helmets present the new ski helmets and snowboarding helmets and the innovative and fine Packaging made of curved wood.

Salone TOP Marques

We are presents at the Salone TOP Marques 2016 of Monaco from 14 to 17 April

Limited Edition HMR - 10 Anniversary

Massimo Facchinetti Designer oversaw HMR Helmets for the development of the series of 30 helmets LIMITED EDITION for the 10th anniversary of the company.

HMR-ZERO35 stand at the show ISPO 2016 in Monaco of Bavaria

At ISPO 2016, Hall B1 Booth 113 ISPO VISION, Jan 24-27,2016 - Messe Munchen (Monaco di Baviera).

HMR Helmets e ZERO35 Helmets, a new design and art director Massimo Facchinetti Designer

Conference in Torino


Contract: the places of public and private consumption.

We inform about the conference of Thursday, November 12, 2015 in wichh Massimo Facchinetti will speak on the theme "The facades as the recovery of the existing".

Vero Legno conference 2015 at Corà Domenico & Figli S.p.a.


We wish to advise that Massimo Facchinetti will speak at Vero Legno conference, that will take place on Thursday, October 8, 2015, on the theme "Back to nature: the size of the timber, from the micro to the macro, from the object of design at home".

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studios closed for summer holidays


whatever is the destination of your summer vacation ...

... Wish you happy holidays!

Our offices will be closed August from 5 to 25

Marac stand at Salone del Mobile 2015 - thanks for visiting

Thanks to all friends who visited us at Marac stand at the Salone del Mobile 2015

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Marac stand at Salone del Mobile 2015 of Milan

Marac participates at the Salone del Mobile in Milan, Hall 10 Stand E01, from 14 to 19 April 2015. Art direction of Massimo Facchinetti and Pierluigi Zavaglio.

Outdoor Sleeping

We are protagonists in the Expo area of the event "OUTDOOR SLEEPING" at MYPLANT & GARDEN 2015 with a sleeping pod for scattered hospitality facilities.

Marac stand at IMM 2015 in Cologne

We are happy to send you a preview of the images of the Marac stand at IMM fair in Cologne. Design by Massimo Facchinetti and Gigi Zavaglio.

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Hug collection at IMM 2015 in Colongne

Marac is exhibiting at IMM Cologne with the new Hug collection designed by us.

Hall 10.1 Stand D.20 - from 19 to 25 January 2015 

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FOOD DESIGN - Festa del Legno 2014


FOOD DESIGN according to Massimo Facchinetti.

On the closing night of the Festa del Legno in Cantù, with the chef Gualtiero Marchesi.








Our work "detached house in Capriate S. Gervasio" has been selected by the prize "Arch & Stone" to be shown in the exhibition ABSTRACT ARCH&STONE LIVING at MARMOMACC - ABITARE IL TEMPO.





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studies closed for summer holiday


Massimo, Carlo, Alessandra and all the staff wish you happy holidays ...

Our studies will be closed from the 4th of August until the 29th.

ENAIP school in Cantù

Our best congratulations to the ENAIP school of Cantù, to teachers and students of the third year for the professional qualification "Wood Operator", which masterfully realized the coffee table "Double", dual-function, high/low for the final exam, based on a our design.

We hope that companies can benefit from your school.

workshop on Sustainable Mobility

Thursday, April 10th, at 17.00, in SuperORTOpiù, during Milan Design Week, Arch. Massimo Facchinetti will attend the conference on "Sustainable Mobility";

With the firm Facchinetti & Partners - associated architects and Italian Solution 2.0 - building and trade support
from 8 to 13 April 2014 in Via Tortona, 27 at the Temporary Museum for New Design, ROOF Superstudio Piu.

tea set for artist Laura Zeni

On the occasion of Milan Design Week, we will be present at the exhibition Double Room with tea set "L'ORA DEL TÈ " (TEA TIME) designed by Massimo Facchinetti for the artist Laura Zeni

and with firm Facchinetti & Partners - associated architects and the society Italian Solution 2.0 - building and trade support
8 to 13 April, 2014, at Via Tortona 27, at the Temporary Museum for New Design, Superstudio Più

Rascasse V12


Our collaboration in car design with Montecarlo Automobile is going on. 

Rascasse V12 (GPL version) with electrolytic hydrogen for MCE/4GAS system was presented to BEOGRAD CAR SHOW in Belgrade.



Thursday 3 October 2013 at 14:00 at the MADEexpo2013 of Milan, will host the event MADE4ceramics - Ceramic, land and culture.

The architect Massimo Facchinetti will speak on CERAMICHE PER COMUNICARE

VERTICOOKING La cucina in movimento


Salone Internazionale del Mobile, 9 to 14 April 2013

In Hall 05 - Stand F08, CLEI presents "VERTICOOKING - the kitchen on the move", designed by Massimo Facchinetti.

VERTICOOKING - The kitchen on the move

Environmentally-friendly, compact, optimized organisable minimal impact, green ... these are just a few features of the new kitchen Ecooking ... you want to know the others? Come and see us at the Fair!

Il design del movimento - workshop


Saturday, March 9, 2013 - Massimo Facchinetti will partecipate in a worksop about the new mobility concepts and how his firm executed this concepts till the definition of the projects presented in the exhibition "START: DESIGNING THE HABITAT"

Everyone is invited from 11.00 to 12.00 at MACS "Mazda Con-Temporary Space", Milano City - Via Tortona, 9 (entrance also from Via Forcella, 3)

Press info and reservations: Tel. 393 46 66500

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Italian Solution 2.0


We are pleased to annunce the birth of Italian Solution 2.0 a company aimed to providing assistance to Italian companies operating in the East Europe in international commerce and in building and trade support in the Eastern Continental.

Group profile


It's now available the group profile of Massimo Facchinetti's firms:

Prototipi s.a.s.

Facchinetti & Partners

Italian Solution 2.0

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