The Italian Renzo Piano (b. 1937) is one of the most important architects of the 20th century. He has realized a number of large, eye-catching projects, such as the Centre Pompidou in Paris, Kansai International Airport in Osaka, Japan and San Nicola Stadium in Bari, Italy. He is also responsible for the main layout of the Potsdamer Platz and eight of its buildings in Berlin.
Renzo Piano designed the Piano cutlery for Iittala in 1998. Over the years, he has received a range of prestigious prizes and awards, including the Compasso d’Oro Award, the Pritzker Prize, the Erasmus Award and the Kyoto Award.
Renzo Piano has designed pieces for the following brands: