Antonio Citterio (b.1950) is an internationally renowned architect and designer. Born in Meda, Citterio founded Antonio Citterio and Partners in 1999. The firm works on an international level, developing and executing design projects ranging from residential and commercial complexes to showrooms and hotels. Currently, Citterio works in the industrial design sector with global companies such as B & B Italia, Hermès and Kartell. Amongst his many distinctions, Citterio was awarded the Compasso d’Oro-ADI both in 1987 and 1994. His products are included in the permanent collections at MOMA and Centre di Pompidou. The Citterio 98 Collection for Iittala is a modern classic with its bold, contemporary design.