"The ideal design is born of a new concept, it is functional, it is attention to detail, it is harmonious, and it becomes timeless."
Dante Bonuccelli was born in 1956 in Buenos Aires, where he graduated in architecture in 1979. In 1984 he moved to Milan and began collaborating with various architecture firms, developing projects for buildings, exhibition design, interiors, and industrial design. He has taught architectural composition at the Politecnico di Milano since 1996. In 1998 he founded Avenue Architects, an architecture and industrial design firm with projects in Italy, Asia, and America. IBM, Hoechst, Johnson Controls, Eni, Allianz, Ansaldo, the Vatican, Philips, Vodafone, Università Bocconi, Editoriale Domus, Davis, Schönbuch, Mobimex, Molteni&C, and Dada are some of his clients. The projects of Avenue Architects are widely published in books and magazines. He has been awarded numerous prizes for industrial design: Good Design Award 2008 and 2009, Compasso d’Oro Index 2004, 2005, 2009 and 2010, honorable mention 2011, Red Dot Design Award 2008 and 2009, Best of NeoCon 2009, Silver Award NeoCon 2007, EIMU-Premio Intelligent Space 2004, Interior Design’s Best of Year Awards 2007, MD Magazine Best of 2011.