Architect & Founder – CaberlonCaroppi
Chiara Caberlon graduated in architecture at Milan Polytechnic. From 1997 to 2001 she worked as an interior designer for many fashion companies and international banks.
In 2004 the CaberlonCaroppi Hospitality Design studio was founded with the aim of uniting and sharing diverse experiences to create new concepts in hospitality not only directed towards the tourist and businessman but also towards the city and its inhabitants.
The studio carries out consultancy for hotel management companies, service companies Real estate development companies, and private clients. The studio has worked on numerous projects for many prestigious international names: Intercontinental (Holiday Inn, Crowne Plaza, Indigo), Hilton (Double Tree, Garden Inn), Starwood (Four Points), Carlson Reizton Hotels Group (Radisson Blu), Marriott (Courtyard by Marriott), Ora Hotel, NH, Italiana Hotels, The Ritz-Carlton, Chik Chik Hotels. Various design products inspired by the hotel project have been created for the catalogues of prestigious Italian brands.
Nel 2006 hanno partecipato in Cina all’evento BDCI “Brands & Designers China Iniziative”, una serie di conferenze sul design italiano organizzata dalla città di Shenzen, e nel 2009 hanno partecipato al convegno CDIF “China International Design & Art Fair” durante la fiera dell’architettura di Pechino. Nel 2010 insieme con Teamwork e Hospitality Project hanno inaugurato Hotel Innovation Lab, un workshop itinerante per gli albergatori nelle principali località italiane. Nel 2010 e nel 2012 lo studio è stato invitato come “ambasciatore del Design Italiano” ad Equip’hotel di Parigi, con i progetti Room 2.0 e Room under the moon – Naturally Resort. Nel 2015 partecipano alla Feira Internacional de Luanda, Africa, e all’Hotel Show a Dubai con il progetto Daydream.
Since 2007 the architects have been teaching Interior Hotel Design at the Poliarte in Ancona. The studio has held various seminars at the Domus Accademy, Politecnico di Milano, IED, as well as Tsinguah University of Beijing.
They have increasingly specialized in Spa and gyms design and from 2013 they opened several international shipyards in Russia, Africa, Kazakhstan and Armenia, including a Hilton Double Tree in Armenia, April 2015, and Chimuco Wellness Centre in Angola.
The studio’s projects have been published in numerous magazines and trade publications and in 2015 the studio celebrates the milestone of 100 projects in 10 years.