FOUNDER AND DIRECTOR OF ERASTUDIO APARTMENT-GALLERY
ERASTUDIO APARTMENT-GALLERY was founded in 2010, based on desire of Arch. Patrizia Tenti to develop her research project around art and "collectible design" related to the concept of "Era", understood in the etymological and temporal sense, and "putting into space" in architectural terms. Erastudio is not only about juxtaposition of Tenti's favorite eras such as Florence's Radical Movement on the 1970's and 1980's, but also in creating the right environment for every piece within a space designed to draw attention to finish.Erastudio Apartment-Gallery presents her favorite eras of Italian's Radical Architecture 1960-1970's and 80's period along with creating the right environment for every piece within a space and with art. Gallery focuses exclusively on unique piece, prototypes, limited editions of historical masters and contemporary design.
Professional Experience: ARCHITECT / PROJECT MANAGER
The deep passion for fashion and retail pushed Patrizia Tenti to mainly specialize herself in marketing retail luxury fashion. In this field she worked as an architect and as a project manager for outstanding Italian companies and brands and fashion stylists, such as Prada, Helmut Lang, Ermanno Scervino etc. and often side to side to superstar architects such as Rem Koolhas, Zaha Hadid, Mario Bellini etc. After twelve years spent working around the world (USA, Japan, Russia, Ukraine, France, Korea, etc.) in 2010 she decided to open her own collectible art design gallery: Erastudio Apartment-Gallery . The interior project of Erastudio Apartment-Gallery is the perfect synthesis of her taste, of her international experiences and of her lifestyle mood with an intellectual vision on the past "era".
University experience: PHD AND ADJUNCT PROFESSOR
After she graduated in Architecture in University of Florence with a thesis in City Planning in the "HISTORY OF PIETRO LEOPOLDO, AUSTRIA IMPERATOR, HOUSE (COLONICHE) IN TUSCANY" and thanks to the passion infused by professors such as Gianni Pettana, Remo Buti etc. (some of the founders of Radical Architecture Movement in Florence) she decided to continue her academic qualification. She started a PHD program with intent to investigate major issue of City Planning using GIS (Geographical Information System), the new frontier for the analysis of the landscape and its history. After this experience she acquired the title of Lecturer and she obtained the 3rd year course of "Organisation of Industrial Design Production" at Industrial Design Faculty of Florence.