Born in Meda, Italy, Citterio graduated in architecture at the Politecnico di Milano and founded his design office in 1972. He has since worked for many leading manufacturers such as B&B Italia, Flexform, Flos and Vitra. B&B Italia's Maxalto collection is designed and coordinated entirely by Antonio Citterio.
He has also been engaged in architectural works dealing with construction projects and interiors worldwide. He has won many prizes, among which the prestigious Compasso d’Oro in 1987 and 1995 and his products are part of the MoMA permanent collection in New York and the Centre Georges Pompidou in Paris.
Exuding elegance and flexibility, the Grand Repos Lounge Chair from Vitra and Antonio Citterio imparts an image of supreme comfort
Charles is an upholstered bed with a contemporary appeal and characteristic design details, by Antonio Citterio for B&B Italia
Reductive forms and lean lines give the ID Soft chair an unobtrusive presence, while soft upholstery provides ultimate comfort
A quilted backrest adds a sense of comfort and elegance to the ID Trim Office chair, part of Antonio Citterio's ID chair concept