Alessandro Mendini

Italian designer and architect Alessandro Mendini was born in Milan in 1931. Mendini's main focus was designing Italian furniture and interiors in the neo-modern and contemporary style. Previously, he has managed design magazines such as Casabella, Modo and Domus and written numerous essays about his work and his own “Atelier Mendini”. He has designed pieces for Alessi, Philips, Cappellini and Magis which are now considered worldwide design icons of modern design.