Paolo Cividino

Paolo Cividino, Owner, Tutto Ferro

Born in Italy, Paolo Cividino grew up in California, and moved to Reno in 1989. He is founder and owner of Tutto Ferro, a custom steel fabrication business located at 616 East 4th Street. In establishing his operation along the 4th Street corridor, he joined a community of long established iron workers, steel fabricators, and machine operators practicing in the area. Photo by Patrick Cummings

Full Oral History Transcript

Tutto Ferro founder/owner Paolo Cividino explains how he came to move his custom steel fabrication shop from Dickerson Road to East 4th Street, in a space formerly owned by his longtime friend and mentor, Bill Botelho. Recorded by Alicia Barber.


Paolo Cividino, founder and owner of the custom steel fabrication business Tutto Ferro, explains the importance of embracing creativity, lessons he has applied to his musical life as well as his current business. Recorded by Alicia Barber.