Photo by Francesca Molteni

Alessandro
Mendini
Milan, 1931 - 2019
Architect and designer

Mendini has been an artist, designer, architect and image consultant for many international companies. Director of Casabella, Modo and Domus, among his most significant works are the Groningen Museum in Holland, the Casino of Arosa in Switzerland and the Forum of Omegna, in Italy. His works are presented in international museums and private collections. He was awarded the prize Compasso d'Oro for design, the honour of the Architectural League of New York and the order of "commandeur des Arts et des Lettres" from the French Ministry of Culture.