Creator of true modern design masterpieces, the austrian Richard Sapper has designed objects which have become cult icons over time, such as the Alessi kettle(1984), the Tizio lamp for Artemide and the Grillo telephone for Siemens… As well as, of course, Brionvega radios and televisions.
Eleven times Golden Compass, worked throughout his career with Fiat, Pirelli, IBM and Mercedes Benz.
E ‘own with the German automaker that began his career as a designer in the styling department, before moving to Milan, where he worked with the architect Gio Ponti before and with the design department of the Rinascente then.
E ‘in 1959 when, together with the designer Marco Zanuso, becomes a style consultant for Brionvega. The creative couple will realize, in a few years, some of the major masterpieces of design of those years, as the tv Doney, and Sirius Black and Radio Cubo.
An incredible career in the service of creativity, as evidenced by her years of teaching at Yale University, the Royal College of Art in London and the University of Buenos Aires.