One of the first graduates in “esthétique industrielle” at the ENSAD in Paris with a thesis on plastics, he was a pioneer in experimentation on the different materials and contamination between technologies, which have become distinctive aspects of his work. A man of the world (having lived and worked in Europe, North America and Asia) and eclectic designer, today he is a consultant for a variety of companies such as lighting, furnishing, large and small household appliances, sport and of other technical sectors. Despite his reputation as a technical designer, Marc Sadler has a strong feeling for painting and drawing, finding it so emotionally absorbing as to consider it his real passion. Awarded 4 times with the Compasso d’Oro ADI, as well as 2 Honorable Mentions and 2 Selections, his work has won many international design awards over the years.
DORIANA AND MASSIMILIANO FUKSAS
Studio Fuksas, led by Doriana and Massimiliano Fuksas, is one of the most oustanding international architectural firm in the world. Over the past 40 years the company has developed an innovative approach through a strikingly wide variety of projects, ranging from urban interventions to airports, from museums to cultural centres and spaces for music, from convention centres to offices, from interiors to design collections. With headquarters in Rome, Paris and Shenzhen, and a staff of 170 professionals, the practice has completed more than 600 projects and has worked in Europe, Africa, America, Asia and Australia, receiving numerous international awards