Following a tragic fire in 1936, the Piedmont Turin Regio Theatre was redesigned and rebuilt under the direction of renowned architect Carlo Mollino. It reopened in 1973 with dramatic design features including an impressive elliptical interior, glamorous detailing and a cascading pendant lighting fixture by Gino Sarfatti in the centre of the theatre hall.
Alfredo Häberli graduated, with distinction, as an industrial designer in 1991 and effortlessly combines tradition and innovation in every aspect of his work, from product designs for leading international design companies to architectural projects such as the Camper shops in Rome, Barcelona, San Sebastian, Zurich and Paris with their diverse, evocative looks.
Thanks to their impressive design and innovative technology, Alfredo Häberli's lights Sky won the European design competition Lights of the Future in 2007. In 2009, Häberli was elected "designer of the year 2009" by the magazine Architektur & Wohnen and had an exhibition at the international furniture fair imm cologne. The Swiss Federal Office for Culture awarded Häberli the famous Swiss Grand Prix Design in 2014.
Swiss designer Alfredo Haberli was born in Argentina