He was born in Borgo Tossignano in 1959, started his architectural studies in Florence and graduated at Politecnico of Milan. Since 1985 he has taken part in many of the Italian and international avant-garde design projects, designing illustrations, products and interiors for Bolidismo, he is one of the founding members, and invited by Ettore Sottsass to be part of the Memphis group. Iosa Ghini designs objects in the industrial design area for international companies in industrial design's area. Among the collaborations in the field of furniture, we can mention Moroso, Poltrona Frau, Cassina, Flou, Fiam and Snaidero.Iosa Ghini has held conferences and lectures in a number of universities - from Milan Politecnico, to La Sapienza University in Rome, Domus Academy, Scuola Elisava in Barcellona and Design Fachhochschule of Colonia and has represented the Italian design scene in various international symposia. He has served on the juries for many international design awards and competitions like Interieur in Belgium, SMI in Bern, Espaço'D in Saint Paul, Brazil.