Paolo Rizzatto (Milan, 1941) graduated in Architecture from Milan Polytechnic in 1965. In his Milanese studio he works asa freelance in the fields of architecture, interior design and design.
In 1978 he founded the company Luceplan with Riccardo Sarfatti and Sandra Severi. He has produced designs for many Italian and foreign companies: Artemide, Cassina, Driade, Flos, Guzzini, Knoll, Kartell, Mandarina Duck, Molteni, Philips, Poltrona Frau and Thonet.
He has taught courses and given lectures at a number of universities: Columbia University in New York, Milan Polytechnic, the Architecture Institute in Moscow, Palermo University in Venice.