Ilaria Patriarca born in Pescara in 1973. After graduating in Fine Arts enrolls at university and studies architecture. At the same time in 1999 she starts working in the family company that up to date produces high quality furniture. In 2001 begins an associated architecture studio specifically interested in interior design and furn shing. In 2002 together with her sister Sara starts working on the Macmamau idea. In 2004 she graduates from university. Ilaria currently lives and works in Pescara, Italy.