Born in Beirut in 1948.
Particularly interested to the definition of internal spaces, he extends his professional
activity to France, Italy, Greece, Japan and the USA. In Paris and Milan he studied and
experienced in the field of furniture design which he considers an important part of
a coherent project in living culture. Iin 1978 he moved to Italy and established,
together with Paolo Moroni, Sawaya & Moroni architecture and design office,
and in 1984 they founded Sawaya & Moroni contemporary furniture,
where he directs the artistic and project activities. He joins various personal and
collective art and design exhibitions. Occasionally he also designs for other
companies like Swissair, the FIFA, the Museo Bagatti Valsecchi, Heller....