Nicola De Ponti graduated in Architecture from Milan Polytechnic in 2000. From 1996 to 1999 he gained valuable work experience at the architecture and design studio, Tusquets, Diaz y Asociados. From 2001 to 2004, he worked in Milan with the architectural studio Flavio Albanese and then began to work freelance. He also collaborates with Milan Polytechnic and is involved in design criticism.
Astori De Ponti Associati was set up in 2004 and focuses mainly on interior design. He founded it with Antonia Astori.
He worked with famous brands such as DRIADE or Oluce.