Martino Gamper, born in 1971 in Merano, Italy, lives and works in London. Starting as an apprentice with a furniture maker, Gamper went on to study sculpture with Michelangelo Pistoletto at the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna. He completed a Master’s in 2000 at the Royal College of Art in London, where he studied under Ron Arad. Working across the fields of design and art, Martino Gamper engages in a variety of projects from exhibition design, interior design, one-off commissions, and the design of products for the international furniture industry. Gamper was the recipient of the Moroso Award for Contemporary Art in 2011, and the Brit Insurance Designs of the Year, Furniture Award in 2008.
Martino Gamper (IT/UK)