Twelve essential business analysis grids for design management.
7 thoughts on management: Paradox, Management, Hierarchy, Bureaucracy, Trust, Vision, Motivation. (C...
Design futures concepts for a smartphone and a portable music player (2004) by Mario Gagliardi. This...
Four design concepts by Mario Gagliardi on the possibilities of personal computers, designed and pub...
F zero zero d
Plates decorated with stylized prints of stereotypical food items: a hot dog, a steak, a slice of pi...
Place cards for business meetings: Graphics of common business metaphors are placed in front of meet...
Animated GIFs illustrating speculative future scenarios. Mario Gagliardi 2004.
A formal exploration of ceramic food containers inspired by Korean traditional forms. (C) Mario Gagl...
The Many Sides of the Moon
Variations on light refraction patterns through a prism, in a set-up reminding on the iconic cover o...
Happy days in the town of Muhamma, Kerala, India. Images (C) Mario Gagliardi 2014.
Hotel Metropole, Mysore, India. This remarkable building was constructed by the Maharaja of Mysore t...
The ghost of Vasco Da Gama
Kappad beach near Kozhikode (Calicut), India, where the Portuguese explorer Vasco Da Gama landed on ...
Images from Taichung, Taiwan; Honolulu, Hawaii, USA; Atlanta, Georgia, USA; Berlin, Germany; Frankfu...
Seen or remembered
Like all great travellers, I have seen more than I remember, and remember more than I have seen. Ben...
A series of modular elements for ceremonial vessels which can be combined into various compositions,...
Postcards from Miami
Art Deco in Miami Beach. Photos (C) Mario Gagliardi
Brasilia, Brazil, 1997. Photos have been taken on an analog camera with Kodachrome Film. (C) Mario G...
Low Tech can be smart and fun
A curated collection and workshop on handmade and sustainable objects, made in northern Thailand and...
Photographic impressions of Shanghai, Hangzhou and surroundings. © Mario Gagliardi
Impressions from Hong Kong. © Mario Gagliardi
Many buildings in Doha built between the fifties and seventies have been of special interest for the...
A collection of illustrations and graphics. (C) Mario Gagliardi 2006-2009.
The history of Whoo 后, a luxury cosmetics line designed by Mario Gagliardi for LG Household and He...
Vienna - Venezia
Memory´s images, once they are fixed in words, are erased, Polo said. Perhaps I am afraid of losing...
The evening in India
I like the evening in India, the one magic moment when the sun balances on the rim of the world, and...
都 The Miyako
Shinjuku, Tokyo. Ⓒ Mario Gagliardi.
Impressions of Kawthoung, the southernmost town of Burma (Myanmar).
Gastronomy on wheels: Since the economic crisis of 1998, Americans are wholeheartedly embracing the ...
The Tuk Tuk: the most symbolic vehicle of Thailand. A cross between a motorcycle and a rickshaw, thi...
Omotesando and Roppongi Hills 表参道ヒルズ 六本木ヒルズ
A walk around Omotesando Hills (表参道ヒルズ) and Roppongi Hills (六本木ヒルズ) in Tokyo...
Absurd objects are objects to question perception and expectation. These are objects which look like...
Design studies for audio devices. Different audio modules - receiver, amplifier etc - are conceived ...
images from my research about the building and repairing of Qatari Dhows, the traditional boats of t...
Snapshots from the furniture fair in Milan. (C) Mario Gagliardi 2010.
Study for a large scale interior projection. Mario Gagliardi 2002.
Design studies for domestic IoT (Internet of Things) Hubs for an electronics manufacturer. Full IoT ...
There was a time when there was no reality show, and news was exciting. Reality only needed a good n...
People on the sidewalks of London.
Back to the basics in Tuscany. Images (C) Mario Gagliardi 2018
Carlo Scarpa: Tomba Brion
Black and white photos of the Tomba Brion, designed by Carlo Scarpa.© Mario Gagliardi.
Atmospheric airplane interior
Airplane interior studies. The sourrounding skyscape is projected onto the airplane ceiling to bring...
A parametric design inspired by organic forms. The speakers are spatially distributed in all directi...
chairs designed by Poul Kjaerholm.
Black and white studies of driftwood.
Old and new in Singapore.
Portraits of vibrant Chinatown, Bangkok. (C) Mario Gagliardi
Vernacular architecture and interior details from Nara, Japan.© Mario Gagliardi.
Portraits, 2013. (C) Mario Gagliardi
The colors of Little India, Singapore. (C) Mario Gagliardi
Black and white impressions from the city of spirits
Wood, Stone, Paper, Water
Black and white photography from Kyoto, Japan.
Impressions from Vienna in the latter half of 2021. Images by Mario Gagliardi.
Sometimes, you can catch one of these scenes when things seem less real, as if another version of re...
3D printing has become a viable production method enabling the rapid production of small and medium-...
Giorgio Morandi's ceramic vessels have been the inspiration for this project. Morandi´s objects are...
Chromaglass is a cocktail glass displaying its ingredients through colors. An inner insulating conta...
HYFY is a project to rethink the functions, structures and formal expressions of audio hardware.
The gilded castle
Besides castle Neuschwanstein in Bavaria, Peles is the most remarkable turn-of-the-century castle i...
The Heavy Palace
The Palace of the Parliament in Bucharest was built in the nineteen-eighties after a design by Anca ...
Design for an omnidirectional microphone, recording sound from all spatial directions. Recorded soun...
A sculptural speaker rendered with GLSL signed distance functions. (C) Mario Gagliardi 2018
Paris 2019. (C) Mario Gagliardi
Streampal is a lifestream robot for Youtubers, Instagrammers and others who want to record passages ...
Photographic impressions in the streets of Tokyo and Kyoto. (C) Mario Gagliardi
In many regions of the planet, water is increasingly becoming rare. Our understanding of water, refl...
Photography and image manipulation of the DC Tower by Dominique Perrault in Vienna as part of a proj...
Blacker Box is a design expression for an Intelligent Speaker. (C) Mario Gagliardi Design 2017
Podchain is an integrated design concept for on-demand autonomous transport. To optimize kinetic ene...
Low cost urban transport
Combining contemporary technology with a focus on low cost and reliability, this neighborhood transp...
With the advance of digitalisation, items which once had a central position in households have disap...
Hybrid urban scooter
A low-cost hybrid urban scooter for developing countries running either on electric battery or on bi...
Sculptural ominidirectional speakers, projecting sound recorded from an omnidirectional microphone i...
Inspired by the culture, cuisine and hospitality of the ancient silk road, this ceramics series cons...
An organic structure for bikes
A sports bike for urban and mountain environments. The aluminium frame provides for increased stabil...
Stories of You
REVOIR is an interactive mirror, activated by emotion detection to create stories through visual lan...
Cooking with myth
IOTAO is a series of IoT - enabled domestic cooking devices for the Chinese market which reinterpret...
タマ tama : ball, sphere; also jewel, spirit, soul タマタマ tamatama : by chance Balloon drone...
Unfolding sound spaces
Conventional audio speakers require the listener to sit in a certain spot to get the best audio expe...
Shape-shifting robotic structures
Simulations for a research on shape-shifting robotic structures. Shape memory alloy sticks are linke...
Emotibots are shape-shifting social home robots interacting with humans. Robots will in the future i...
Painted by Time
Inricate patterns created by lichens, made over time around the tiny cracks of ceramic tiles. (C) Ma...
Cellular Automata: A design language for industrial silk
Handmade Mudmee silk is part of the cultural heritage of Thailand and Laos with a tradition reaching...
Flow simulations on car designs. Surfaces in red show the highest resistance. (C) MGD 2010.
Intentionally on the very edge of usability, this project takes ubiquitous objects - in this case co...
Pasta based on the geometry of a Möbius strip, a geometric surface with the distinction of having o...
An evolutionary algorithm for bike design
A learning algorithm randomly creates simplified body designs for bikes. As they race along the test...
Brand and product development project for a series of Korean premium specialty food products. (C) Ma...
A design study for sculptural loudspeakers made from laminate membranes suspended by an external lat...
Intuitive Feedback for Human-Machine Interfaces
Tangible human-machine interfaces such as remote controls are based on a linear logic with designate...
These 3D-printed vases feature finely faceted surface structures which create intriguing light refle...
Mapping movement to music
This concept for a portable digital sound control device predicted a wrap-around display and intuiti...
A UX study for a smart watch with a digital interface from 2004. (C) Mario Gagliardi
The algorithm of fashion
Each of these scarf patterns is unique. The production workflow involves an algorithm which creates ...
Wondering is the seed of genius.
— William Mocca
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