Pier Giacomo Castiglioni

Pier Giacomo Castiglioni was an Italian designer best known for his significant contribution to modern design. He was born on November 19, 1913 in Milan and was the son of the famous architect and designer, Giannino Castiglioni. Pier Giacomo grew up in a creative atmosphere and is one third of the legendary Castiglioni brothers.

Castiglioni began his career as an architect and later became a renowned designer in industrial design. He was part of the revolutionary design scene in Milan in the 1950s and 1960s, working alongside his younger brother, Achille Castiglioni, and his older brother, Luigi Caccia Dominioni. Together they became known as the 'trinity' of Italian design.

Pier Giacomo Castiglioni was known for his innovative approach to design and his ability to combine functionality with aesthetics. His designs were often simple, but at the same time had a unique and playful character. He experimented with different materials and techniques to create unique and functional products. One of Castiglioni's most famous designs is the Arco floor lamp, which he created in 1962 together with his brother Achille. The Arco lamp is known for its curved marble base and its long, curved arm that supports the lampshade. This iconic lamp has become a symbol of modern design and can be found in many homes, offices and public spaces around the world.

Read also about Pier Giacomo's brother Archille here!
Arco Floor Lamp LED - Flos
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Gatto Table Lamp Large - Flos
RRP EUR 610.00
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Snoopy Table Lamp Orange - Flos
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Gatto Table Lamp Small - Flos
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Snoopy Table Lamp - Flos
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Toio Floor Lamp White - Flos
RRP EUR 1,171.00
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Taccia Table Lamp White - Flos
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Arco Floor Lamp - Flos
RRP EUR 2,620.00
Expected in stock: 06-08-2024
Taccia Table Lamp Small Black - Flos
RRP EUR 1,120.00
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Taccia Table Lamp Small Silver - Flos
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Toio Cable w/Dimmer - Flos
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RRP EUR 480.00
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Toio LED Floor Lamp White - Flos
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Luminator Floor Lamp White - Flos
RRP EUR 710.00
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Taccia Table Lamp Small Bronze - Flos
RRP EUR 1,120.00
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Taccia (PMMA) Table Lamp Silver - Flos
RRP EUR 1,600.00
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Taccia Glass Table Lamp Black - Flos
RRP EUR 2,700.00
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Taccia Glass Table Lamp Silver - Flos
RRP EUR 2,700.00
Expected in stock: 14 - 16 days
Taccia Glass Table Lamp Bronze - Flos
RRP EUR 2,700.00
Expected in stock: 14 - 16 days
Luminator Floor Lamp Yellow - Flos
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Taraxacum P2 Pendant - Flos
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Luminator Floor Lamp Red - Flos
RRP EUR 710.00
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Viscontea Pendant - Flos
RRP EUR 1,800.00
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Luminator Floor Lamp - Flos
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A legendary Italian designer

Castiglioni also designed many other notable products, including chairs, tables, lamps and radios. His designs were often characterized by their simple lines, functionality and innovative solutions. He was a master at creating objects that could adapt to different spaces and needs. Today, Pier Giacomo Castiglioni is recognized as one of the most significant designers of the 20th century. His designs have been exhibited in museums all over the world and continue to inspire contemporary designers and architects.

In our product group, you'll find a selection of Pier Giacomo Castiglioni's iconic designs that will add elegance, functionality and a touch of Italian design heritage to your home or workspace. Our curated collection includes the Arco floor lamp and other selected products created by this exceptional designer. Explore our range and discover Castiglioni's timeless contribution to modern design.

The trinity of Italian design - Castiglioni The Castiglioni family The Castiglioni brothers, Livio, Pier Giacomo and Achille Castiglioni, were three talented designers who have left an indelible mark on the modern design world. Their unique collaborations and individual contributions have led to some of the most iconic and innovative designs of the 20th century.

Livio Castiglioni, born June 10, 1911 in Milan, Italy, was an accomplished designer and architect. He specialized primarily in lighting design and was responsible for creating groundbreaking lighting solutions and lamps. While he may not be as well-known as his brothers, Livio's work was influential and contributed to the family's legacy in the design world.

Pier Giacomo Castiglioni was born on November 19, 1913 in Milan and followed in his father's footsteps as an architect and designer. He was known for his innovative approach to design and his ability to combine functionality with aesthetics. Pier Giacomo experimented with materials and techniques to create unique and functional products. His designs were characterized by their simple lines and playful character.

Achille Castiglioni, the youngest of the brothers, was born on February 16, 1918 in Milan. He was known for his keen sense of functionality and user experience. Achille had the ability to transform everyday objects into functional design objects through his playful approach to the design process.

The brothers often worked closely together on different projects and shared credit for their joint designs. Their different skills and approaches to design complemented each other in a special way. Their collaboration resulted in iconic designs such as the Arco floor lamp, created in 1962.

The Castiglioni brothers' designs were characterized by creativity, functionality and aesthetics. Their legendary work has left a lasting legacy in modern design and continues to influence contemporary designers. With their unique contributions, they have created objects that both enrich and excite users around the world.
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