Both graduate from Politecnio di Milano, in Architecture. They designed a few design icons still produced and loved to day.
they both work at the Olivetti Industrial Design Department, directed by the well known Ettore Sottsass. There they meet each other in 1974. he establishes the Barbieri e Marianelli Architetti studio. In 1990 Marianelli opens his own architecture and industrial design studio. they designed a few design icons still produced and loved to day.
Martine Le Forestier is a French designer born September 3th 1945.
She studied in Paris at the ENS AMAA, National School of Applied Arts and Crafts. In 1969 she won a price with her design of this lamp.
Jewelry designer Franck Ligtelijn (1933-1996) became part of the design team at renowned Dutch lighting manufacturer Raak in the early 1960s
Hans J. Wegner
Danish architect Hans J. Wegner is considered a pioneer as furniture designer in the twentieth century.
Johannes Joseph Maria Hoogervorst born in Alkmaar The Netherlands on 14th of April.
was born in Varedo in 1911. Son of Gaetano, a well-known furniture maker in his “Atelier di Varedo”. In the family business, 16-year-old Osvaldo receives the first training