Alexandra van der Sande is an eclectic explorer born in Holland. Following her studies in Amsterdam and Milan she started working for Milanese architect Piero Lissoni, with whom she still collaborates today. She opened her own studio in Milan and Barcelona and has been working as a graphic designer, stylist, set designer, interior decorator and creative director. With more than 20 years of experience in the design field, Alexandra has worked for major furniture manufacturers like Boffi, Cappellini, Cassina and Knoll as well as prestigious hotels and showrooms worldwide.

Milan based vandersandestudio offers creative direction, hotel styling, photostyling, set design, showroom, fair and event displays, interiors and design of objects and complementary pieces for the home under the name of spaceinvaders.

Recent projects include the styling of the Conservatorium Hotel in Amsterdam, Hotel Casino’ Gran Billia in Saint Vincent, Hotel Mare e Pineta in Milano Marittima and a new resort in Dubai.


Partner of Koelnmesse


Marco Orcese
partner – industrial designer

Fabio Perosa
office manager

Giovanna Beretta

Stefano Bertoni

Giulia Deitinger

Paola Fratelli
sourcing and logistics

Monica Loise
visual art

Vanessa Rossetti
interior designer

Chiara Tanzi
interior designer

Giulia Ravasi
interior designer

Juan Carlos Coaquira

vandersandestudio Amsterdam:

Ninon van der Sande
art and styling projects