Luciano Bove is born in Nocera Inferiore Italy in 1963, at the age of 19 he moves to California to start his adventure to become a car designer with the objective to be accepted by Art Center in Pasadena. In 1989 he got the Bachelor in Human Science in the field of Transportation Design at the Pasadena Art Center College of Design, California.
Luciano Bove in November 89' starts to work at the FIAT Design Center where he remains for 12 years making an incredible instructive experience, one of the most important projects at Fiat are: the Fiat Seicento design & management 1995/98 & Fiat Stilo management 1998/99; in January 2000 he moves to Renault Design Center becoming Senior Design Manager at Renault Technocentre in Guyancourt, France where he still works today as R&D Design Manager.
The most remarkable projects are Renault the managing of the Kangoo Break-Up concept car unveiled at Paris Auto show 2002, New Kangoo II 2008 and the Electric car Renault TWIZY.
In 2012 he wins the Red Dot Design Award for the Renault Twizy Project
Luciano Bove has always been close to design schools during his designer career, starting in 1991 teaching at Art Center Europe in Vevey CH on Saturdays classes and also in two Italian design schools teaching night courses during the week like IAAD Turin school in 1992/94 and IED Turin in the period 1994/2000.
Since year 2001 Luciano Bove cooperates with design schools for visits, workshops in Design management and also as external jury member for final Transportation design exams like : IAAD Turin Italy, AFAD Bratislava, UMEA University, MAMI International Moscow, IED Barcelona,SPD Milan Italy, Domus Accademy Milan Italy, MOME Budapest and others.