Articles tagged Obituary

Piero Ambrogio Busnelli died on 25 January 2014 at the age of 87.
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Piero Ambrogio Busnelli Dies at 87

When anyone thinks of modern Italian furniture, the first name that springs to mind is B&B Italia founder Piero Ambrogio Busnelli. The industry pioneer, who died last Saturday, spent most of the …

James Irvine, originally from the UK, died in Milan earlier this week.
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James Irvine Dies at 54

The British product and furniture designer James Irvine, who lived since the mid-1980s in Italy, died in Milan early Monday morning. He was 54 years old.

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Andrée Putman died at 87 in Paris on 19 January 2013. Photo by Pierre et Gilles.
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Andrée Putman Dies at 87

To those who think the best success comes early and simply, let the life and work of the legendary Andrée Putman be a weighty antidote.