1DD: What is your tip or advice for non-designers, who wants to redesign the world?
"We don’t design for ourselves, but for the others. When we listen and understand people’s necessities the chances of being successful are much greater…"
Fernando Prado | Designer
Fernando Prado, was born in Brazil and studied industrial design at FAAP in São Paulo. Afterwards, he worked in an architecture office designing lamps for lighting projects and, subsequently starts design for Lumini, since 2002 Fernando Prado has been the manager product of Lumini, Director of ADP and editorial council member of L+D magazine.
He won several awards from 2003 to 2007 , such as Red Dot design award 2006 and best of the best 2007 / iF design award from 2003 to 2008 And iF Gold awards 2005 and 2007 / Good design award 2005 and 2006, among others. In 2005 a lamp designed by Fernando was immortalised on a postage stamp as representative of innovative Brazilian design.