Architect and designer born in Italy and with studios in New York and Rome, has received many international prizes such as the American Architecture Award from the Chicago Museum of Architecture and 4 Future Furniture Awards from Interior Design Magazine. In recent years his projects have been exhibited in galleries and museums in London, Moscow, New York, Sydney, Washington and at the 54th Venice Biennale.

associated museum: MAXXI Museo delle Arti del XXI Secolo, Rome 123

MAXXI Fruit Bowl, a frame usable as a "porta-frutta" thanks to a series of recycled card strips slotted together to give a concave shape and the MAXXI sign at its center. The prototype produced by Essent'ial, Italian company focusing on eco-friendly products.