Antonio Citterio, born 1950 in Meda, Italy, studied architecture at the Milan Polytechnic. In 1972 he began work as a designer and consultant in the field of industrial design, before joining Terry Dwan as a partner at Studio Citterio/Dwan from 1987 96.
He held a teaching position at the Domus Academy in Milan from 1990-92 and was an external examiner for the Furniture Design course at the Royal College of London from 1993-95, before becoming a docent at La Sapienza University in Rome in 1997.
Together with Patricia Viel, he founded the multidisciplinary office Antonio Citterio and Partners in Milan in 1999, and from 1999 to 2002 he also taught on the architectural faculty at the Università della Svizzera Italiana. He resumed a position on the faculty of this university in 2006.
Projects for Vitra:
2008 Production facilities, Neuenburg, Germany
2000 "50 Years of Italian and German Design", Bonn
1999 "Antonio Citterio & Partners. Progetti di architettura. 4 case e 4 uffici", Milan
1993 "Antonio Citterio & Terry Dwan", Arc en Reve Centre, Bordeaux