• Achille Castiglioni

    Achille Castiglioni

    Achille Castiglioni was a renowned industrial designer. He was often inspired by everyday things and made use of ordinary materials. In 1969, he was nominated Professor of Artistic I
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  • Antonio Bullo

    Antonio Bullo

    A renowned industrial designer based in Venice specializing in ceramics. He has won four gold medals at the Faenza International Ceramic Competition and two Design Plus awards at ISH
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  • Antonio Citterio

    Antonio Citterio

    Antonio Citterio graduated in architecture from Milan Polytechnic and opened his studio in 1972. His work on handles involves the redesign of classic models, studying the small detai
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  • Antonio Citterio and Toan Nguyen

    Antonio Citterio and Toan Nguyen

    Collaboration between Antonio Citterio and Toan Nguyen. Antonio Citterio graduated in architecture from Milan Polytechnic and opened his studio in 1972. His work on handles involves
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  • Bjorn Dahlstrom

    Bjorn Dahlstrom

    Bjorn Dahlstrom is a Swedish designer born in 1957. His product design is both aesthetically appealing and functional, and is distinguished by soft, fundamental forms. He has designe
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  • Carlo Colombo

    Carlo Colombo

    The handle reduced to its concept, conveys a good functionality by keeping a clean, essential and rigorous sign, but paying attention to the details in order to fully express the arc
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  • Cini Boeri

    Cini Boeri

    Cini Boeri (born in June 19, 1924 in Milan) is an Italian architect and designer. She earned her degree at the Politecnico di Milano university in 1951. Different examples of her wo
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  • David Chipperfield

    David Chipperfield

    David Chipperfield believes a door handle only needs to be itself, with good proportions and a straightforward character. His architectural firm has won over 40 British and internati
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  • Eero Aarnio

    Eero Aarnio

    The Finnish designer Eero Aarnio is one of the great innovators of modern design. In the 1960s, Eero Aarnio began experimenting with plastics, vivid colors and organic forms, breakin
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  • Enrico Cassina

    Enrico Cassina

    The historical brand Enrico Cassina, realises the perfect union between authentic Italian ornamental techniques and technologically advanced manufacturing.

  • Franco Poli

    Franco Poli

    Born in Padua in 1950. His restless and highly personal attitude marked 30 years of Italian design. He collaborated with a significant number of companies where he attempts to combin
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  • Frank O. Gehry

    Frank O. Gehry

    Gehry was born into a Polish-Jewish family in Toronto, Ontario. He graduated from the University of Southern California's School of Architecture in 1954. A creative child, his mother
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  • Giancarlo Vegni

    Giancarlo Vegni

    Vegni studied at the Art School of Cascina, Pisa; he introduced innovative solutions in the design of kitchens since the 80s, and then enlarged his interests and went on to design a
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  • Giuseppe Bavuso

    Giuseppe Bavuso

    Giuseppe Bavuso is an architect and designer who lives and works in Seregno, located in the North of Milan. His projects are characterized by the combination of minimalistic rigour a
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  • Gordon Guillaumier

    Gordon Guillaumier

    Gordon Guillaumier was born and educated in Malta, Switzerland, England and Italy. In 2002 he set up his own design studio in Milan, working on product design, design consulting and
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  • Gost & Schreyer
  • James Irvine

    James Irvine

    James Irvine was born in London and graduated from The Royal College of Art, London. He moved to Milan the same year. He was a design consultant for Olivetti Design Studio, designing
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  • Jasper Morrison

    Jasper Morrison

    Morrison received a Bachelor of Design degree from Kingston Polytechnic Design School in 1982 and a Master's degree in Design from the Royal College of Art, London, in 1985. In March
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  • Jean Baptiste Sibertin Blanc

    Jean Baptiste Sibertin Blanc

    Jean-Baptiste Sibertin-Blanc was born in Bourg la Reine in 1957, he was a cabinetmaker at the Ecole Boulle and obtained a degree in design in 1987 from the Ecole Nationale Superieure
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  • Jean Nouvel

    Jean Nouvel

    Jean Nouvel is a French architect. Nouvel studied at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Paris. He was brought to international fame after the completion of the Institut du Monde Arabe (Arab
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  • John Pawson

    John Pawson

    John Pawson was born in 1949 in Halifax, Yorkshire. From the outset the work has focused on ways of approaching fundamental problems of space, proportion, light and materials, rather
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  • Klaus Bergen
  • Ludovica & Roberto Palomba

    Ludovica & Roberto Palomba

    Ludovica+Roberto Palomba, architects, work and live in Milan. They founded Palomba Serafini Associati in 1994. They received numerous international awards such as Compasso D’Oro, Ell
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  • Marco Zanuso Jr.

    Marco Zanuso Jr.

    Marco Zanuso Jr. specialises in product design, architectural design of residential buildings, offices interiors, private homes and outfitting exhibitions. As designer he has worked
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  • Marelli e Molteni

    Marelli e Molteni

    Carlo Marelli and Massimo Molteni opened their studio in 1977 after graduating in Architecture at the Politenico university in Milan. They specialize in realizing industrial design,
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  • Matteo Thun

    Matteo Thun

    Matteo Thun was born in Bolzano, Italy in 1952. He was a co-founder of the Memphis group, the design movement that so shaped events in the eighties. He has won the ADI Compasso d Oro
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  • Maurizio Duranti

    Maurizio Duranti

    Maurizio Duranti has tutored at the Faculty of Architecture in Genoa and at the European Institute of Design in Milan. In 1996, ’97, ’98, ’03, ’05 he received acknowledgements at the
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  • Michel Boucquillon

    Michel Boucquillon

    Born in Belgium, Michel Boucquillon is an award winning architect and product designer. Now based in Tuscany, where he works for a wide range of prestigious companies such as Artemid
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  • Mikhail Leykin
  • Odile Decq-Benoit Cornette

    Odile Decq-Benoit Cornette

    In 1990 ODBC won their first major commission, the Banque Populaire de l’Ouest in Rennes. ODBC were awarded with a Golden Lion in Venice in 1996. Alone since 1998, Odile Decq has bee
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  • Pierluigi Cerri

    Pierluigi Cerri

    After graduating from Milan Polytechnic Pierluigi Cerri was a founding partner of Gregotti Associati and for many years the “graphic soul” of the studio. 1998 he left the Studio and
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  • Pierre Charpin

    Pierre Charpin

    Pierre Charpin was born in 1962 in Saint–Mandé and graduated from the Beaux–Arts de Bourges in 1984. Since the early 1990s he has devoted himself to designing furniture and objects.
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  • Pinuccio Borgonovo

    Pinuccio Borgonovo

    Italian designer Pinuccio Borgonovo was born in Milan. Following his studies at the State Art Institute in Cantu, he joined the design centre of a major Italian furniture company, wh
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  • Pittella Design Studio

    Pittella Design Studio

    Led by Pittella’s Managing Director, Simone Pittella, and working in collaboration with a highly skilled team of artisanal manufacturers in Italy, the Pittella Design Studio are resp
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  • Rodolfo Dordoni

    Rodolfo Dordoni

    Architect and designer Rodolfo Dordoni was born in Milan, Italy. He designs for various international companies such as Artemide, Cappellini, Cassina, Minotti, Flos have seen him win
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  • Sergio Asti

    Sergio Asti

    Sergio Asti studied art and architecture in Milan, where he opened his first studio. As an architect, interior designer, and industrial designer, Sergio Asti worked for companies suc
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  • Steve Leung

    Steve Leung

    Recognized internationally, Steve Leung is a leading architect, interior and product designer born in Hong Kong in 1957. As a dedicated contemporary-style advocate, Steve’s works ref
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  • Toan Nguyen

    Toan Nguyen

    Toan Nguyen is a French industrial designer living in Milan who was born in Paris in 1969. He graduated from the ENSCI (Paris) in 1995. After Paris and Barcelona, he began his career
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  • Valli-Workshop

    Valli-Workshop

    With a heritage spanning over 80 years, the Valli workshop has established itself as a market leader and a brand synonymous with world leading architects and inspirational cutting ed
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  • Vincent Van Duysen

    Vincent Van Duysen

    Belgian architect Vincent Van Duysen studied architecture at Sint-Lucas Hogeschool in Gent. Van Duysen designs residences and offices, as well as furniture and objects for internatio
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  • Yoshimi Kono

    Yoshimi Kono

    Yoshimi Kono is president of Kono Designs, a New York City based design firm. Born in Japan he received a degree in architecture at Tama Art University in Tokyo in 1981. Kono's work
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