- Alessandro Mendini -

Alessandro Mendini

Italy — b. 1931-2019

Available Works

Assisi Coffee Table - Alessandro Mendini - Coffee table - Galerie kreo

Alessandro Mendini

Enigma Stool - Alessandro Mendini - Stool - Galerie kreo

Alessandro Mendini

Firenze Table - Alessandro Mendini - Table - Galerie kreo

Alessandro Mendini

Firenze coffee table - Alessandro Mendini - Coffee table - Galerie kreo

Alessandro Mendini

Firenze console - Alessandro Mendini - Console - Galerie kreo

Alessandro Mendini

Lampada white gold - Alessandro Mendini - Floor light - Galerie kreo

Alessandro Mendini

Lampada yellow gold - Alessandro Mendini - Floor light - Galerie kreo

Alessandro Mendini

Biography

Alessandro Mendini is an Italian architect, and was born in Milan in 1931. He has been editor-in-chief of the magazines Casabella, Modo and Domus. Monographs on his personal work and the projects he made in conjunction with the Alchimia group have been published in different languages. Mendini makes design objects, furniture, interiors, paintings, installations and architecture. He produces work with international manufacturers and editors, such as the Galerie kreo in Paris since 2001. He is also a consultant for the image and art direction of companies in Europe as well as the Far East. His theoretic and written work, along with his design work, finds its origin at the crossroads between art, design and architecture...

Alessandro Mendini is an Italian architect, and was born in Milan in 1931. He has been editor-in-chief of the magazines Casabella, Modo and Domus. Monographs on his personal work and the projects he made in conjunction with the Alchimia group have been published in different languages. Mendini makes design objects, furniture, interiors, paintings, installations and architecture. He produces work with international manufacturers and editors, such as the Galerie kreo in Paris since 2001. He is also a consultant for the image and art direction of companies in Europe as well as the Far East. His theoretic and written work, along with his design work, finds its origin at the crossroads between art, design and architecture.

Alessandro Mendini is an honorary member of the Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design in Jerusalem. He received the Compasso d’Oro for design (1979 – 1981- 2014). In France, he carries the title of “Chevalier des Arts et des Lettres”. He has received recognition from the Architectural League in New York, and an honorary doctorate degree from the Milan Polytechnic and the École Normale Supérieure de Cachan in France. Mendini is also an honorary professor on the Academic Council at the Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts in China. He has recently received the 2014 European Prize for Architecture from the Chicago Athenaeum , an honorary doctorate degree from the Academy of Fine Arts in Wroclaw and from the KMU- Kookmin University Seoul. His projects are found in museums and private collections around the world.

Photo credits: © Atelier Mendini

Solo Shows

Alessandro Mendini - Alessandro Mendini / Dan Friedman
Solo Show

September 08 - October 20, 2001

Group Shows

Alessandro Mendini - step by step
Group Show

September 16 - November 05, 2022

Alessandro Mendini - artmonte-carlo 2021
Fair

July 15 - July 17, 2021

Alessandro Mendini - kamel mennour x Galerie kreo @in Provence
Off-site event

May 15 - September 01, 2021

Alessandro Mendini - 20 years
Group Show

September 25 - December 24, 2019

Alessandro Mendini - TEFAF Maastricht 2019
Fair

March 16 - March 24, 2019

Alessandro Mendini - Didier Lavier
Group Show

September 13 - November 04, 2017

Alessandro Mendini - à table !
Group Show

April 07 - July 30, 2017

Alessandro Mendini - PAD Paris 2017
Fair

March 22 - March 26, 2017

Alessandro Mendini - TEFAF Maastricht 2017
Fair

March 09 - March 19, 2017

Alessandro Mendini - silvershadow
Group Show

February 01 - March 18, 2017

Alessandro Mendini - monobloc
Group Show

January 19 - March 25, 2017

Alessandro Mendini - One piece a day
Group Show

September 12 - October 22, 2016

Alessandro Mendini - summer solstice
Group Show

May 26 - August 05, 2016

Alessandro Mendini - Lumières à l'italienne
Group Show

February 12 - March 20, 2016

Alessandro Mendini - FOG Art+Design San Francisco
Fair

January 13 - January 17, 2016

Alessandro Mendini - Réunions de familles
Group Show

November 20, 2015 - January 30, 2016

Alessandro Mendini - shades of variety
Group Show

March 25 - May 23, 2015

Alessandro Mendini - Only wood
Group Show

November 05 - December 20, 2014

Alessandro Mendini - To be continued
Group Show

October 30 - December 20, 2014

Alessandro Mendini - des formes utiles
Group Show

September 17 - October 30, 2014

Alessandro Mendini - a light introduction
Group Show

May 23 - July 26, 2014

Alessandro Mendini - Ensemble
Group Show

October 12 - November 24, 2012

Alessandro Mendini - Techniques mixtes, dimensions variables
Group Show

May 23 - July 28, 2012

Alessandro Mendini - 10 printemps en automne
Group Show

September 12 - October 31, 2009

Alessandro Mendini - combinaison
Group Show

June 13 - July 25, 2009

Alessandro Mendini - transition
Group Show

November 29, 2008 - January 24, 2009

Alessandro Mendini - All'Aperto
Group Show

May 24 - July 25, 2008

Alessandro Mendini - Tabourets
Group Show

September 08 - October 13, 2007

Alessandro Mendini - zero compromise
Group Show

April 21 - May 26, 2007

Alessandro Mendini - a white show
Group Show

March 17 - April 14, 2007

Alessandro Mendini - Design in Italy from 1950 to the Present Day
Group Show

September 11 - November 06, 2004

Alessandro Mendini - Cohabitation
Group Show

March 06 - April 17, 2004

Alessandro Mendini - Miroirs
Group Show

November 15 - December 20, 2003

Alessandro Mendini - Desks
Group Show

September 13 - October 31, 2003

Alessandro Mendini - Métal
Group Show

September 14 - November 02, 2002

Alessandro Mendini - Design italien 1950-2001
Group Show

January 26 - March 01, 2002