Lecture by Ferruccio Laviani
Saturday 10 November 2018 at 4 pm, in Montecchio in the province of Vicenza, Fondazione Bisazza hosts a conversation with internationally acclaimed architect, Piero Lissoni, offering insights into his career – from architecture to products designed by him for the leading design brands.
With a degree from the Politecnico di Milano, in 1986 Piero Lissoni founded Lissoni Associati with partner, Nicoletta Canesi. The multidisciplinary studio develops architectural, interior and industrial design projects.
Also an accomplished designer, Lissoni is Artistic Director for Alpi, Boffi, De Padova, Living Divani, Lema, Lualdi, Porro and Sanlorenzo, for whom he does product design. An acknowledged master of contemporary design, he works for many international brands, including Alessi, B&B, Cappellini, Cassina, Flos and Kartell.
Lissoni’s numerous signature architectural projects in Italy and around the world encompass residential and home design, luxury hotels, shops, offices, factories and yachts. His list of accolades includes, among others, the ADI Compasso D'Oro, Red Dot Award and Good Design Award. He is also a visiting professor and member of the Advisory Board of the Politecnico di Milano university.