Curated by Emiliana Martinelli and published by Electa, "Elio Martinelli and Martinelli Luce" is an interesting biography that traces the life of Elio Martinelli, light designer and founder of Martinelli Luce, one of the most influential figures in Italian design. Some of his creations, such as the Serpente and Cobra lamps, have become real archetypes capable of resisting fashions and time. The book traces the professional and visionary path of Elio Martinelli presenting the projects subdivided into decades to frame his production in the context of the different periods that have marked the development of Italian design. To complete the precious biography many testimonies of designers, collaborators and friends who shared with him the passion for design. The biography will be presented and introduced by Emiliana Martinelli in Lucca on December 15th at 6.00 pm at the Martinelli Luce showroom in Lucca.