After an artistic training, she obtained the master’s in industrial design at the Domus Academy in Milan. She subsequently obtains a residency-studio in Japan where she develops ceramic table designs with companies in the Gifu district.
Upon returning to Italy, she begins to collaborate with companies such as Swatch Bijoux, Fabbian Illuminazione, Moss NY, Dilmos gallery, De Castelli, Seletti, Mogg, Ichendorf and other brands, creating projects for lighting, furnishings and accessories. Her experimental series “Bosco”, seats and carpets made with natural leaves and mosses, belongs to the Dilmos Edizioni collection. Among her exhibitions: the Saint Etienne Biennale, Inside Design Amsterdam, the Seoul Design Festival and the Moss gallery in New York. Many of Alessandra’s projects have been selected for international exhibitions such as “Milan Made in Design” in Beijing and Shanghai, for the GLASS exhibition at the DesignHuis museum in Eindhoven curated by Li Edelkoort and for the Triennale Design Museum. In 2017 Alessandra was appointed Ambassador of Italian Design by Triennale Milano on the occasion of the Design Day.
“Alessandra redesigns the everyday with her own personal stylistic code. The world that emerges from her pencil has the intangibility of dreams and memories; recalls an era of bliss with the soft edges of the world of fairy tales.” (Mariateresa Chirico)