Vienna, Austria Josef Hoffmann (December 1870 – May was an Austrian architect and designer of consumer goods. he studied at the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna with Karl Freiherr von Hasenauer and Otto Wagner, graduating with a Prix de Rome
verner-pantonVERNER PANTON was a master of the fluid, futuristic style of design which introduced the Pop aesthetic to furniture and interiors. Born in Denmark, he made his name there before settling in Switzerland in the
Eero Aarnio b. Helsinki, Finland 1932 Eero Aarnio, helped to establish Finland in the international design market. A pioneer in using plastic in industrial design, with his use of plastics, vivid colors and organic forms in the
Maarten Baas piece for Digital Crystal is a poetic interpretation of memory and thought. Displayed in a house with a chimney from which a thought cloud appears, the results are a digital imprint of the human mind.