He was born in Friuli in 1948, where hecurrently lives and works. After obtaining a high school diploma in art inUdine, and a diploma in Design and Furnishings at Magistero d’Arte, Trieste, hebegan working as a designer at the research and design centre of Seleco-Zanussiin Pordenone. In 1986, as a freelance designer, he opened astudio in Codroipo, specialized in interior design and architecture. He workson design projects with various leading companies: televisions, stereo systems,spectacles, industrial photo developers, refrigerated display counters, furniture,chairs, showrooms and public areas. Foschia received an award in Germany for designinga portable television, and in Italy for a collection of complementaryfurnishing items in wire mesh.