Sani was born in Fucecchio in 1978, where today continues to live and work. He graduated in Architecture at Florence University in 2003 with a work that allows him to achieved an award of Rotary International. After the graduation, he started his professional career in 2005 opening his office Francesco Sani Architetto starting to work both as Architect and Designer. With the first works arrive also awards and selections: the Wave lamp collection is one of the nominated products for “I.d.o.t. 06/07”, the Vivaevegeta lamp approaches to the final selection of “D&AD award”, the Poprings project achieves a special selection in “Progetti di Luce 06” competition, the Daily Egg project is selected in Ceramics For Breakfast international design competition, the Gong lamp collection got a special selection in the “Young & Design 09” and last but not least Arms lamp collection was awarded “Best Decorative Lighting Product” at Hong Kong Lighting Fair 2015.
Today Francesco Sani is Visiting Professor at Jiangsu College of Information Technology (Cina) and Lead Architect of SANI+partners studio with offices in Italy, China, Hong Kong and Oman working and teaching in many different places over Europe and Asia.