Alberto Fraser, born and raised in Glasgow, Scotland, Alberto Fraser is the son of an Italian mother and a Scottish father, both classical musicians. His heritage imbued him with a deep love for music, Italian arts and expressive language. He has always been fascinated by designing, building objects and understanding their architectural technologies and mechanisms. He studied both Architecture and Industrial Design in the United States. The subject of ‘Light’ has always been a permanent feature in his professional career. Fraser developed it through the creation of illuminating engineering products, light installations and research projects. For over twenty years he has lived in Milan where he works for international companies in different sectors with a strong propensity for technological innovation. Together with his daughter Patricia, he established the company “Design Works” which was born to create unique pieces in the world of the arts, furniture, lighting, accessories.