Founder of Pininfarina, the godfather of Italian car design, responsible for almost all (except two models) of Ferraris designs since 1951.
French designer and architect who was a firm believer that better design helps build better societies. Famously snubbed by Le Corbusier and then went on to work with him. Her innocent pure…
Wonderful industrial based French designer and architect, perhaps most famous for his use of metal in his furniture and designs. His standard chair is superb. There is a site but it does…
Actually a joint project between Fien Muller and Hannes Van Severen. Extraordinary pieces that will influence contemporary design in a significant way.
Extraordinary America-German architect. Created the Barcelona Pavilion in 1929, enough said.
American sculptor defined by his delicate use of metal,colour and movement
Italian architect working in Britain, helped define contemporary minimalism.
Working as a couple their passion was exploiting material to create practical everyday products.
Master of light and space.
Contemporary British designer who helped define simple modern utilitarian product.
British architect who helped define minimalism
One of the creative fathers of modern architecture.No proper site so head to Google.
Genius Italian artist.No proper site so head to Google.
The concrete master.
Toms work is a bit Marmite but I have included him because in my view he is a “working” designer, deeply interested in materials and originality, and he has created some great…
British contemporary designer of fashion and homewares.
Edward Bawden was a prolific English artist and illustrator with a very distinct and colourful handwriting that came from his love of bold lino cut printing.
Cornish fisherman and artist.