Italian designer born in 1971, Martino lives and works in London. First an apprentice at a furniture manufacturer in Merano, he then studied sculpture with Michelangelo Pistoletto at the Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna. He completed a master's degree in 2000 from the Royal College of Art in London, where he studied with Ron Arad. Since then, Martino has collaborated on many projects ranging from exhibition scenography, interior architecture, to special orders for limited editions, and the creation of furniture and mass-produced items for renowned publishers.
Among his references: Moroso, Prada, Magis, Nilufar Gallery ...
For NOMA, Martino Gamper is developing Plast 70.6, a stool which explores the possibilities of molding recycled plastic as well as the marriage between wood and plastic.