Gae Aulenti

Gae Aulenti, a pseudonym for Gaetana Emilia Aulenti (1927-2012), was an Italian designer and architect who was particularly devoted to the subject of architectural design and restoration.
Considered one of the best architects of her generation, she left an indelible mark on the history of international design. Throughout her long career, she won numerous awards, including the prestigious Imperial Prize for Architecture awarded by the Japan Art Association in Tokyo.