Above is one of the best known tall buildings anywhere: the Pirelli Building in Milan designed by Gio Ponti (1891 to 1979). See here
Year after year, she just gets sweeter and sweeter, especially during fashion week in Milan shown here
Mr Ponti was prolific and one of a kind, just the way we like our designers. Above is Taranto Cathedral, go here
He designed houses too, like this above and 2 below.
Ponti’s villa in Venezuela, 3 above, seen at dailyicon.
Good article here on this remarkable artist/designer.
Chair designed in the year 1937 and produced by L’Abbate in massive beech wood lacquered in eleven different colours or stained.
Go here to get some.
Another very nice Ponti seating arrangement, seen here
All Crystal Dining Table by Gio Ponti for Fontana Arte designed in 1938, seen here
The multi-storey residential building speaks to the surrounding street. Says Gio Ponti, here
Gio Ponti designed this hotel, and most everything inside, below, too. Take a look here
Ponti did some wondrous ceramics in the 1920’2. Above piece is at the MET, shown here
There’s a BOOK! This is the Italian edition, seen here