Introduction
Angelo Mangiarotti (26 February 1921 – 2 July 2012) was an Italian architect and industrial designer with a reputation built on "never forgetting the real needs of users". He mainly focused on the industrial process for buildings and design production. The main concept in Mangiarotti's architecture was established through the correct use of matter and technique.
Wikidata
Q203626
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Introduction
Italian architect and designer graduated from the Milan Polytechnic in 1948. He acted as visiting professor of design at the Illinois Institute of Technology 1953-1954. There he met Walter Gropius, Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, and Konrad Wachsmann, and absorbed their theories on form and construction. His architectural work generally involved prefabricated structural elements and reinforced concrete. Notable projects include the Elmag Factory of 1966, housing schemes in Milan and Monza, and his "Eros" tables designed in 1975. Italian architect.
Nationality
Italian
Gender
Male
Roles
Artist, Architect, Designer
Name
Angelo Mangiarotti
Ulan
500079634
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