Cat Cave is project by Stefano Giovannoni in a joint venture between Qeeboo and United Pets, a specialized pet company.
It represtents a home-cave-refuge for cats composed by two overlapping stones: the floor of the underneath cave has a cat scratcher designed to allow the cat to sharpen his nails, while on the ceiling a hanging ball has been thoutght to make him play. The above stone is characterized by a porthole that allows the cat to enter, protect himself and examine the outside world.
Stefano Giovannoni, graduated in Architecture in Florence in 1978, lives and works in Milan.
He works as an architect, interior and industrial design. He collaborated with companies such as Alessi, Amore Pacific, Cedderoth, Deborah, Fiat, Hannstar, Hansemm, Helit, Henkel, Honeywell, Kokuyo, Inda, Laufen, Lavazza, LG Hausys, Magis, Mikakuto, Ntt Docomo, Oras, Oregon Scientific, Pepsico, Pulsar, Samsung, Seiko, Siemens, Sodastream, 3M, Telecom, Toto, Veneta Cucine, etc.
Working as industrial designer, he created many bestsellers and commercially successful products establishing records of sales in the design contest such as the “Girotondo” and “Mami” series, the popular iconic plastic products and “Il Bagno Alessi One” for Alessi and the “Bombo” series for Magis.
He has been defined “Champion of Super and Popular of the years 2000” (Alberto Alessi), “King Mida of design” (Cristina Morozzi), “Most bankable designer” (Eugenio Perazza, Magis) for his ability to foretell people’s taste.
Under the careful direction of Stefano Giovannoni in collaboration with the most eclectic international designers, integrating different styles and characters in a playful-narrative approach, extraordinary design products are born with the Qeeboo brand. Emotional and narrative objects that are openly non-bourgeois and accessible to all who, once created, are entrusted to our interpretation to acquire a new life.
Qeeboo resumes and reinterprets the icons of our imagination in a fantastic way and gives them an unexpected, full of emotion and original image, introducing a collection of intelligent, ironic and surprising objects.