Born in Florence, Italy in 1988, Valentina Guidi Ottobri is an Italian Creative Director and Buyer.
The daughter of an anti-conformist architect father, she was introduced early on to the creativity of the world of design. The family of her grandmother, Lilia Guidi, collected art, contributing largely to Valentina’s aesthetic and cultural knowledge.
Following an experience at Bottega Veneta, she moved to Mumbai in India, taking on the role of Stylist for Marieclaire India.
Today, she is the project manager of the Home division of LUISAVIAROMA (www.luisaviaroma.com). In addition to the careful selection of products for the company, she also develops editorial projects that combine fashion and interior design in completely new ways. Her work has been published in various international magazines including Vogue, Nylon, Interview Magazine, Elle, Flair and more.
In addition, Valentina curates Art Exhibitions at an international level and realizes Advertising Campaigns for various brands within the world of fashion and design.
Ph. Matteo Carassale for Marieclaire Maison Italia