Miriam Mirri (born 1964 in Bologna, Italy) earned a degree from Scuola Superiore Disegno Anatomico and studied design and communication at the Universita del Progetto. After moving to London, she began working with Branson-Coates Architecture Office, but today is based in Milan. Her work includes home furnishings, tableware, watches, and accessory designs for a number of well-known brands including Alessi, Bassetti, Bysteel, Euro3Plast, Gruppo Coin, Haagen-Dazs, Henkel, MandarinaDuck, Meritalia, Seiko, and UnitedPets. She is particularly known for creating objects that convey a narrative or message. Over the course of her career, Miriam Mirri has earned a number of honors including the Fritz Henkel Award for Innovation.