We are a team of design lovers with years of experience in interior design, architecture, product design and content creation. We are passionate about creating and sharing first class content with creative professionals and businesses. We help them to identify what is next in interior and design
so they can stay ahead, make better decisions and find new opportunities.
This platform is an extension of the award-winning ITALIANBARK blog and the result of its collaboration with SOMA_studiomilano.
ITALIANBARK blog was created in 2013 and nowadays is one of the most read Italian interior design blogs abroad and a top resource for new trends, as well as an award winning interior design blog.
The blog won the Amara Interior BlogAwards 2018 as the "Best Colour Inspiration Blog” in the international category, it was listed in the "Top Global 25 interior blogs" by The HuffPost and featured as the "top Italian interior Instagram profiles to follow" by Vogue Australia, besides being cited in various papers and online publications. Learn more in Awards and Press .
Elisabetta Rizzato is the creative mind behind ITALIANBARK. She is an Architect currently working as a creative director in her interior design studio in Italy, as well as a content creator for brands and companies in the design and interior industry. Together with her team, she often visits and covers the main European design fairs to keep up to date with the latest news and trends.
about sustainable and circular design. They started their collaboration with ITALIANBARK writing a monthly column on the blog and co-creating different digital products. In 2019, together, they launched this platform fully dedicated
to interior and design resources.
Ana Luiza Magalhães is a natural communicator, passionate about design, media and cultural diversity. She holds a MA in Media Industries from the University of Leeds, Leeds, UK. She worked in advertising and design agencies in Brazil and in the UK. In 2017, she moved from London to Milan and co-created SOMA_studiomilano.
Marlon Chiumento is a trend specialist and holds a degree in Industrial Design from the European Design Institute (IED) in Milan, Italy. He worked for design studios and furniture brands in Italy and Brazil. He also worked as a trend lecturer in several Brazilian and Italian educational institutions. In 2017, he moved to Milan and co-created SOMA_studiomilano.