Graduated from the Venice School of Architecture in 1976 with the architect Aldo Rossi as master of thesis. He begans his career working with famous architects Gaetano and Annina CROCE. In 1981, he opened his own workshop in cooperation with the architect Lorenzo Negrello. With more than fifteen successful collaborations with manufacturers of European rank, Paolo Scagnellato cants to his credit several award-winning creations. In these designs, he favors the use of advanced materials and technologies, putting them at the service of ergonomics and design, while ensuring their industrial feasibility of compliance and cost containment.