Designers & Artists biographies

Designers and Artists biographies


André Mare :


André Mare (Argentan, January 31, 1885 - Paris, November 3, 1932) is an interior designer and english painter. It is one of the founding artists of the ArtRead more


DIM "Joubert and Petit" :


D.I.M. Modern interior design was immediately after established the Great War by JOUBERT and MOUVEAU to publish and realize furniture and internal decorations. René JOUBERT,Read more


Michel Haillard :


THE TELLURISM OF MICHEL HAILLARD Michel Haillard has a powerful artistic vocation that he carries within himself; he proves this strikingly with his oneiric furnitureRead more


Venini :


Dal 1921 al 1925 More than 90 years ago, in 1921, Paolo Venini, a Milanese lawyer, and Giacomo Cappellin, a Venetian antique dealer, founded CappellinRead more


Jacques Adnet :


biography Jacques Adnet was among the most important French designers, architects, and interior designers who worked during the Art Deco period, and beyond.  He isRead more


Osvaldo Borsani :


Osvaldo Borsani was born in 1911 in Varedo, Italy. He studied Beaux-Arts at Accademia di Brera in Milan and architecture at Politecnico di Milano, graduatingRead more


Maurice Jallot :


Maurice JALLOT is born in Paris in 1900 during the World Fair. Son of the cabinet maker, the sculptor and the engraver on wood, LéonRead more


Gaetano Sciolari :


During the 1950's Gaetano Sciolari's designs were manufactured by top firms including Stilnovo (in Milan) and Lightolier (in New York). His creations from this eraRead more


Max Ingrand :


Bressuire (France), 1908 – Paris, 1969 A famous French master glass worker and decorator, he was artistic director of FontanaArte for one decade, starting fromRead more


Paolo Buffa :


Milan (1903-1970) Paolo Buffa began his career working in Ponti and Lancia office and in 1928, together with the architect Cassi Ramelli he opened hisRead more


Tobia SCARPA :


The son of architect Carlo Scarpa, Tobia Scarpa (1935-) was born and has spent his career in Italy. He collaborated with his wife, Afra, onRead more


Michel Dufet :


Michel Dufet was born in Deville-the-Rouen on December 8, 1888. Former pupil of the Higher School of the fine arts for architecture and painting itRead more


Atelier Martine :


Biography : Paul Poiret, born in Paris on April 20th, 1879 and died in Paris on April 30th, 1944, of his real name Paul-Henri PoiretRead more


Roger Tallon :


Creators, Roger Tallon Biography Hardly known from the general public, Roger Tallon, born in 1929 March 6, is not only the TGV designer but also theRead more


Manufacture Venini :


Manufacture Venini (on 1921-) The history(story) of the firm Venini begins in 1921, when the Venetian antique dealer Giacomo Cappellin and the lawyer(avocado) of MilaneseRead more


Barovier & Toso :


Barovier & Toso is an Italian company that specializes in Venetian glass. The company is one of the oldest family businesses in the world, foundedRead more


Domenico "Ico" Parisi :


Artist Ico Parisi Born in 1916 in Palermo, Italy, architect-designer Domenico “Ico” Parisi trained in building construction in Como between 1931 and 1935. The followingRead more


Mathieu Matégot :


Early years Matégot was born on 4 April 1910 at Tápió-Sully, a village about 20 kilometres (12 mi) from Budapest in Hungary. He studied atRead more


Laszlo Taubert :


Laszlo Taubert, hungarian sculptor Education: 1997–1996 Advanced Artistic Studies JPTE, Pécs, Hungary 1993–1990 M.A. Degree, School of Fine Arts, Budapest 1990–1985 B.A. Degree, School of FineRead more


Arnaud Kasper :


Arnaud Kasper is a French sculptor and painter, born in Paris in 1962. His work marks the multifaceted diversity of his talents. All products byRead more


Barbara Sipos :


Biography Prizes: 1994 Scholarship Nyergesi 2001 Price of Hungarian Sculptors Society 2004 Price of Municipality of Tatabánya 2005 Monument of 1956, Competition for Public Statue,Read more


Maurice Dufresne :


DUFRESNE Maurice ( 1876-1955 ) The training(formation) of the French decorator Maurice Dufrêne was very complete, technical and theoretical at the same time. Beginning inRead more


Dominique "André Domin and Marcel Genevriere" :


Biography Dominique is the common name designating two artists who collaborated so closely with one another since 1920, that we cannot dissociate their respective worksRead more


Maison Jansen :


Maison Jansen (House of Jansen) was a Paris-based interior decoration office founded in 1880 by Dutch-born Jean-Henri Jansen. Jansen is considered the first truly globalRead more