A portrait

Alberto Alessi, Achille Castiglioni, Aldo Rossi, and my teacher Alessandro Mendini in the Alessi factory. In the foreground: The espresso maker La Conica by Aldo Rossi and the 9091 melodic kettle by Richard Sapper.

“A true design work must move people, convey emotions, bring back memories, surprise, and go against common thinking.”
Alberto Alessi