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IAMMI is a design studio founded in 2020 by Portuguese designer Nicolau dos Santos and French-Italian art director Stephanie Blanchard. The studio is focused on blurring the lines between classic and contemporary design through the exploration of new and unconventional combinations. The intention is to challenge traditional notions and arouse emotions throughout irony and provocation.


IAMMI’s creative process is driven by intuition and deep listening, engaging in extensive research to develop projects that evoke emotional responses, prompting to take action. The studio pays meticulous attention to context, process, and semantics, ensuring that the final result achieves the highest level of expression.


IAMMI undertakes a diverse range of projects, both self-initiated and client-commissioned, constantly experimenting with various techniques and materials, pushing the boundaries of design. As IAMMI believes in the timelessness of ideas, the approach focuses on capturing the essence of an idea rather than conforming to fleeting trends.


Overall, IAMMI combines innovation, unconventional thinking, and emotional engagement to create thought-provoking and impactful designs.

All inquiries

+39 3513307301



Fairs and exhibitions

“Nothing Happens if Nothing Happens", LDF23, 09/2023, London (UK)

"In The Making", LineaPelle, 09/2023, Milan (IT)


“Tools and Craft”, MDW23, 04/2023, Milan (IT)

“Nothing Happens if Nothing Happens”, MDW23, 04/2023, Milan (IT)


“RoPlastic Prize” by Nicoletta Orlandi, Palazzo Bandello, MDW23, 04/2023, Milan (IT)


“Please don’t step on my cat”, Encadrer, MDW23, 04/2023, Milan (IT)

"The Sign - PITTI", Fortezza da Basso, 01/2023, Florence (IT)​
"Correlation 3", Villa Flore, 12/2022, Nice (FR)
"BREAK TO THE FUTURE", Messmerizing, DDW, 10/2022, Eindhoven (NL)
"When Time Dreams", The Company Studios, 06/2022, Milan (IT)
"Correlation 2", Hotel Amour, 06/22, Nice (FR)
"LUMIERE", Galeria Azur, 04/2022, Berlin (DE)
"PEEP SHOP", Le Dojo, 04/2022, Nice (FR)
"ELVEA", 11/2021, Milan (IT)
"Isola Design Gallery", MDW21, 09/2021, Milan (IT)

"COSAS DE CASA", Brutto Studio, 10/2020, La Coruña (ES)

"Frammenti" - WOLSHA COLLAB, Fiti, 01/2020, Milan (IT)


"YOUR SAFE CORNER", Futura, 01/2020, Milan (IT)


"REINCANTO", Curated by Valentina Ottobri, 11/2022


MM Award 2023 gold prize – product design / CLOUDS

A'design award 2021 / B-fora

Selected press
2023, Eco-friendly grace: where whimsical aesthetics meets conscious materials, Design Wanted
2023, A pliable city rooted in principles of regeneration and eco-sustainability, Design Wanted
2023, Isola demonstrates how ‘Nothing Happens if Nothing Happens’ at Material Matters 2023, Stir 
2023, Lineapelle presenta IN THE MAKING durante la Milano Fashion Week e le altre notizie dal mondo della moda, Vogue Italia
2023, Un festival di quartiere (e non solo): la guida al Fuorisalone di Isola Design, Elle decor
2023, Nothing happens if nothing happens – let’s meet at Isola Design Festival, Design Wanted
2023, Non solo design nel recap del meglio visto alla Milano Design Week 2023, L'Officiel
2023, FuoriSalone 2023 gli eventi da non perdere all’Isola Design Festival, Interni


2022, "Slow design plein Sud", Cote Magazine, P78

2022, "Iammi, It takes an energic creative explosion to create a B-fora", L'essenziale journal v03, P146


2021, "La rinascita dell’Ellenismo: l’ispirazione che arriva dall’antica Grecia", AD Italian


2021, "Wanted", Amica

2021, "The curvy B-fora", Cosy


2021, "A’ Design Award Winners Bring Hope To An Inspiring Future — And It’s Stunning", DesignTaxy


2021, "Are Ceramics What We Need to Feel Human Again?", Hypebeast


2021, "Curvy design: quando l’ispirazione è la silhouette femminile", AD Italia


2021, "Wanted", Amica, P32


2021, "Groepsgevoel", Feeling Wonen, P228-P238


2021, "WONEN IN 2021", Gael Maison, P128


2020, Cover page, KnackWeekend


2020, "The shape of you", Feeling Magazine, P28

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