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Gio ponti was an italian furniture designer, architect, artist, publisher and industrial designer considered to be one of the most important italian designers and architects of the twentieth century, gio ponti's career spanned over six decades and crossed numerous artistic boundaries, including neo-classicism, surrealism, modernism and. When we speak about design, italy is always a good choice the presence of a great number of italian designers prove that there is no doubt that gio ponti has been among the most influential designers of the 20th century see also: midcentury modern italian design: salvatore ferrante born in milan.
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