“The Italian designer with keen eye for what Americans want” The Business Journal.
Born and raised in Italy, Antonio studied architecture and design at the Milan Polytechnic University. At the age of 16, he volunteered to help build homes for victims of a terrible earthquake near Naples, Italy. It was this experience that confirmed Antonio’s decision to study architecture. He attended many university classes/lectures with several important architects and designers such as Achille Castiglioni, Aldo Rossi, Marco Zanuso, Ettore Sottsass, Andrea Branzi, Ezio Manzini, the Alfa Romeo and Ferrari design teams, Enzo Mari, Philippe Starck, Alessandro Mendini. READ MORE