Pinterest
Between 1960 and 1962 Giò Ponti, an Italian architect, designed and realized the first Italian design hotel – the Parco dei Principi – at Sorrento.

Between 1960 and 1962 Giò Ponti, an Italian architect, designed and realized the first Italian design hotel – the Parco dei Principi – at Sorrento.

La maison de Roberto Baciocchi en Toscane Au rez-de-chaussée, une commode et des chaises de Giò Ponti, qui dormaient depuis trente ans dans le stock du décorateur, ont trouvé leur place.

La maison de Roberto Baciocchi en Toscane

La maison de Roberto Baciocchi en Toscane Au rez-de-chaussée, une commode et des chaises de Giò Ponti, qui dormaient depuis trente ans dans le stock du décorateur, ont trouvé leur place.

Carreaux dessinés par Gio Ponti pour l’Hotel Parco dei Principi, 20×20 cm, 30 types, combinaison unique pour chaque chambre. Init...

Carreaux dessinés par Gio Ponti pour l’Hotel Parco dei Principi, 20×20 cm, 30 types, combinaison unique pour chaque chambre. Init...

Gio Ponti; Brass and Enameled Brass 'Fato' Wall Light for Arredoluce, 1967.

Gio Ponti; Brass and Enameled Brass 'Fato' Wall Light for Arredoluce, 1967.

Gio Ponti; Glazed Ceramic Tiles by Ceramica D'Agostino for the Hotel Parco dei Principi, 1964.

Gio Ponti; Glazed Ceramic Tiles by Ceramica D'Agostino for the Hotel Parco dei Principi, 1964.

THE DIAMONT LOUNGE CHAIR, 1956, DESIGNED FOR HIS CARACAS, VENEZUELA HOUSE

DESIGN ICON GIO PONTI

THE DIAMONT LOUNGE CHAIR, 1956, DESIGNED FOR HIS CARACAS, VENEZUELA HOUSE

Design is fine. History is mine.      — Gio Ponti, flooring design of the publishing house...

Design is fine. History is mine. — Gio Ponti, flooring design of the publishing house...

Gio Ponti, Parco dei Principi, Sorrento. The D'Agostino ceramics. Photo Marco Zuppetta

Gio Ponti, Parco dei Principi, Sorrento. The D'Agostino ceramics. Photo Marco Zuppetta

Ceramics. Gio Ponti (1891-1979) was one of the most important Italian architects, industrial designers, furniture designers, artists, and publishers of the twentieth century. In 1928 he founded Domus magazine.  art director at the Milanese ceramics manufacturer, Richard-Ginori. He remained at the company for the rest of the decade, designing ceramic, porcelain and majolica vases, bowls, figurines and trays that infused a Wiener Werkstätte elegance with his own love of visual storytelling.

Ceramics. Gio Ponti (1891-1979) was one of the most important Italian architects, industrial designers, furniture designers, artists, and publishers of the twentieth century. In 1928 he founded Domus magazine. art director at the Milanese ceramics manufacturer, Richard-Ginori. He remained at the company for the rest of the decade, designing ceramic, porcelain and majolica vases, bowls, figurines and trays that infused a Wiener Werkstätte elegance with his own love of visual storytelling.

118: Gio Ponti / Rare and early chair from Conti Contini Bonaccossi, Florence < Italian Masterworks, 13 December 2012 < Auctions | Wright

118: Gio Ponti / Rare and early chair from Conti Contini Bonaccossi, Florence < Italian Masterworks, 13 December 2012 < Auctions | Wright

At Home With Roberto Baciocchi - The architect in one of his two guest houses, an eclectic mix - The New York Times

At Home With Roberto Baciocchi

At Home With Roberto Baciocchi - The architect in one of his two guest houses, an eclectic mix - The New York Times

Gio Ponti; #1967 Brass and Enameled Aluminum Floor Lamp for Fontana Arte, 1950s.

Gio Ponti; #1967 Brass and Enameled Aluminum Floor Lamp for Fontana Arte, 1950s.