Who we are

A dedicated group of skilled and thoughtful individuals who enjoy creating products that are both visually engaging and viscerally appealing. Our standards of work and beauty may be high, but we appreciate the levity and spontaneity that comes with the creative process. Diversity is a particular strength of our design team. We combine a passion for art, design, color, texture and deep creative theory with close collaboration and lively interaction.

 

the team

ANTHONY LAURINO: PRINCIPLE / CREATIVE DIRECTOR / DESIGNER
Hospitality crusader, daydream maker - New York

Working across an array of disciplines, from branding, print, and websites to interior design and custom furnishing, Anthony focuses on creating products and projects that withstand trends and time. While ALD focuses on hospitality design and lifestyle branding; Anthony was a previous owner of The Public Restaurant and Bar, San Francisco, served as a founding partner and art director at Planet Magazine and as the art director of Joie de Vivre Hotels, and recently became a partner in the Starling Bar, Sonoma. 

 

ANDREA FUENTES: DESIGNER
A quick thinking, quirky perfectionist - Chicago

With a background In architecture and art history, Andrea approaches environment design as an opportunity to unify distinct spaces into larger successful compositions. She is a champion of artful efficacy.

 

RILEY DEAN: DESIGNER
Tall, keen-eyed stickler - Portland

A designer from a young age, Riley remains true to his passion by incorporating a stylish and functional aesthetic to all facets of interiors, graphic and print media. A conceptual enthusiast with a refined palette. Portland.

 

SERENA ZANELLO: DESIGNER
Poet and a prophet - Turin

Serena's work is known for its artistic glamour, creative and innovative vision. Serena concurrently is a principal and director of the firm Dopamine Design which specializes in high-end hospitality interiors and Innovative product design.