Angelo Marani, both manufacturer and designer, was born in Correggio, in the province of Reggio Emilia.
His interest for arts, history , cinema and music make him stand out already when he is still a student.
He studies in Vienna at the University for foreign people where he feels the influence of the Mittel European culture.
Then he comes back to Italy and starts his first experience in the business world.
He learns the printing techniques and studies fabrics and yarns.
He moves to Antwerp, a city of arts and design.
After his return to Italy, in 1974 he establishes his company, Marex Spa , owner of the brand “ Angelo Marani “.
He is currently living, working and creating in Correggio.