Aldo Cibic was born in 1955. In 1977 he became a partner of Ettore Sottsass. In 1981 he was one of the designers and founders of the Memphis collection. In 1989 he founded Cibic&Partners. He is also on the academic staff of the Domus Academy and teaches the undergraduate course in Industrial Design at the Faculty of Architecture at Milan Polytechnic and the undergraduate course in Industrial Design at the IUAV Faculty of Design. Aldo is Honorary Professor at Tongji University, Shanghai. In 2010 he participated in the XII International Architecture Exhibition in Venice with the project Rethinking Happiness.