Ottagono Vol 273

Virginio Briatore*

2 architects

Matteo Brioni and his staff. Specialised in working raw earth, this young Italian architect also supplied the materials for the Mud Wall project, designed by Francis Kéré in the section ‘Fundamentals’ of reflection ‘Absorbing Modernity: 1914-2014’.

*Design philosopher and observer of contemporary style. He has held workshops and seminars on these topics both in Italy and abroad, has published 11 books and 480 articles and coordinated research and e-competitions for Lavazza, Epson, Samsung, Citroën, Martini&Rossi, JVC, Dainese, Guzzini, Safilo, Panasonic and Lago.