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Alessandro Mendini, Italian, (1931-2019)

Alessandro Mendini (1931-2019) Proust Armchair, designed by Alessandro Mendini Alessandro Mendini was an Italian designer and architect. He was born in Milan in 1931. Later, he graduated from the Politecnico…

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Ibi Trier Mørch (1910-1980), Designer and Architect, Denmark

Ibi Trier Mørch (1910-1980) Ibi Trier Mørch was born in Slagelse, Denmark, on August 1, 1910. The daughter of architect Ejvind Mørch and artisan Gudrun Trier Mørch, she grew up…

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Josef Hoffmann (1870-1956), Designer in Austria

Josef Hoffmann (1870-1956) Josef Hoffmann was born in 1870, in the town of Brtnice, Austria-Hungary. His father sent him to a prestigious school, in the hopes that he would become…

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Annalisa Dominioni and Benedetto Quaquaro, Italy

Annalisa Dominioni and Benedetto Quaquaro founded the studio (a+b) in 2011 in Milan. Their aim was, and continues to be, to combine research and innovation with poetry. They specialize in…

Eliana Lorena, Italy

Eliana Lorena graduated from the University of Milan with an Art History degree in 1977. Soon after, she began working with Elio Fiorucci. After that, she had an apprenticeship at…

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Riccardo Monte, Italy

Riccardo Monte Riccardo Monte is an architect and maker who loves his work. He studied architecture at the Polytechnic of Milan and at London South Bank University. After working at…

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Kanz Architetti, Venice Italy

Kanz Architetti Venice Architects Mauro Cazzaro and Antonella Maione founded Kanz Architetti, a multidisciplinary design office, in Venice in 2014. Kanz engages in design ranging from restoration of residential architecture,…

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Setsu and Shinobu Ito, Japan

Setsu and Shinobu Ito The Japanese designers Setsu and Shinobu Ito have a broad work experience in architecture, interior, product, packaging design. Setsu Ito graduated from the University of Tsukuba,…

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Jindrich Halabala (1903-1978)

Jindrich Halabala was born in the Czech town of Koryčany in 1903. He became one of the most significant Czech furniture designers of the 20th century, having significant influence over…