Contemporary or modern stair design can be gloriously simple using clean lines or gracefully curved. His architectural works have always been based on complex and definitive vision to design everything from A to Z. Azucena challenged this problem and since the brand was established, it has created a wide range of products, designed mostly by Dominioni, but also by Corrado Corradi Dell’Acqua or Ignazio Gardella, forgotten masters of Italian modernism.
Antonio Gardoni from 1996 collaborates with JUMP studios in London and with Federico Castelli opened the satellite office of his Italian ìAG-studioî in Beijing, their architectural projects and the spaces designed or fashion brands, entertainment and offices combine innovation and esthetic research.
Giorgio Armani S.p.A. is an Italian fashion house founded by Giorgio Armani which designs, manufactures, distributes and retails haute couture, ready-to-wear, leather goods, shoes, watches, jewelry, accessories, eyewear, cosmetics and home interiors.
They have sinced worked together as graphic designers and art directors on fashion and art projects mostly for longstanding clients and collaborators – such as the fashion designers Yohji Yamamoto and Martine Sitbon, and the photographers Craig McDean, Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin.
Alessi: In general with innovation, people tend to want as much freedom as possible: designers and, I have to confess, also me. But if I look back to my experience, there were several occasions when clear, reasonable, and intelligent constraints were helpful.