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Patricia Urquiola

Born in 1961, Oviedo, Spain

. studied at the faculty of Architecture at the Madrid Politecnico and Politecnico di Milano,
. worked as assistant professor to Achille Castiglioni and Eugenio Bettinelli at the Politecnico di Milano and at E.N.S.C.I between 1990 and 1996,
. worked for the new product development office of De Padova with Vico Magistretti,
. had an associate practice with architects de Renzio and Ramerino and was engaged in architectural design, showrooms, restaurants and franchising,
. became head of the Lissoni Associati design group, working for Alessi, Antares-Flos, Artelano, Boffi, Cappellini, Cassina, Kartell in 1996,
. worked for B&B Italia, Bosa, De Vecchi, Fasem, Kartell, Liv’it, MDF Italia, Molteni & C.,Tronconi, Knoll, Moroso, Sag 80, and Somma,
. has set her office in Milan in 2001,
. lectured in the Domus Academy,
. consulted Honda, LG and Panasonic in 2006.


. Design Prize Best System Award, 2003
. Elle Decor International Design Awards, Designer of the Year, 2003, 2005, 2007, 2008
. Chicago Athenaeum Good Design Award, Lighting, 2004
. Red dot Award, Best product, 2005
. Designer of the Year, Wallpaper, 2006
. Designer of the Year, AD Spain, 2008

Famous Works:

Flower Chair with Vico Magistretti, for De Padova, 1996
Digitable, for B&B Italia, 2005
Antibodi, for Moroso, 2006
Tropicalia, for Moroso, 2006
Canasta Collection, for B&B Italia, 2007
Touti, for Moroso, 2009

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