Born in Rome in 1973, Giancarlo Zema graduated from the Faculty of Architecture at the “La Sapienza” University in Rome, with professor and architect Giovanni Zuccon, one of the most important naval architects on the international scene. In 2001 he founded the Giancarlo Zema Design Group, architecture practice in Rome, specialized in innovative semisubmerged architectural structures, marine parks, floating habitats, yacht and interior design. The main characteristics of his design are soft lines that clearly recall biomorphic forms. Zema is sensitive to new technologies and uses sophisticated high performance technological elements perfectly integrated in his organic designs. His projects are continuously the subject of television programs, radio interviews and important international publications in architecture and design books and journals that recognize the power of innovation, to date he has over one hundred publications and a lot of covers.