mario bellini: designboom interview

l: mario bellini, image © designboom r: cultural center, turin, italy, 2001- work in progerss

born 1935 in milan, graduated from the faculty of architecture in milan in 1959. in 1987, he set up mario bellini associati ltd. of which he is the president. the services offered by ‘mba’ range from master planning to architecture and designing the layout for exhibitions and museums. mario bellini is also renowned for his work as a designer (he begun in 1963 and culminating in 1987 with the personal retrospective at the museum of modern art in new york, since the ‘80s, he has been increasingly successful in the field of architecture in europe, japan, the united states, australia and the arab emirates).

designboom met mario bellini in milan on april 5, 2004 db: what is the best moment of the day?

I’m moody and unpredictable. any moment is a good moment, preferably when the sky is not grey.