Achille Castiglioni was born in Milan in 1918 and graduated with a degree in architecture in 1944. 1986 - Honorary Member of the Faculty of Royal Designers for Industry, Royal Society of Art (London). 1987 - Honorary Degree from the Royal College of Art (London). 1993 - Annual award from "Chartered Society of Designers" (London). 1994 - "Primavera del Design" Award from the Department of Culture (Catalonia). 1995 - "Art sur Table" Award from the Conseil National des Art Culinaire (Paris). 1996 - "IF Design Wettbewerb" Award from Industrie Forum Design (Hanover). 1996 - "Longevity-Langlebigkeit" Award from Design Center (Stuttgart). 1999 - "Domus/INARCH 1998 Award" alla carriera from INARCH. 1999 - "Targa d'Oro Unione Italiana per il Disegno" Award from the Faculty of Architecture of Genoa. 1999 - Wins the Enel "Sostegni per l'Ambiente" competition together with architect Michele De Lucchi. Achille Castiglioni died in 2002.Pier Giacomo Castiglioni Italy (1913 - )
Pier Giacomo Castiglioni was born in 1913. Graduated from the Department of Architecture at Milan Polytechnic in 1937. He exhibited at every Milan Triennale from 1940 on, winning many awards. For the latter, based on the theme "Leisure time, living time", Pier Giacomo Castiglioni was a member of the Executive Committee. He was particularly active as the curator of exhibition installations for national and international institutes and leading companies attending national and international exhibitions: Montecatini, RAI, ENI, Triennale di Milano, Mostre Esposizioni Torino, "Italia 61", AGIP.Originally designed in 1965 for the "La Casa Abitata" exhibition in Florence, this collection has been redesigned for modern consumers. The tumbler and glasses are truly elegant pieces of crystal glassware that are suitable for any home and dining setting.
|Bevilacqua Water Tumbler by Achille & Pier Giacomo Castiglioni||3.54" H||Unavailable|
|"Il W" Whiskey Glass by Achille & Pier Giacomo Castiglioni||2.75" H x 3.54" W x 3.54" D||Unavailable|
|"Il Bi" White Wine Glass by Achille & Pier Giacomo Castiglioni||6.3" H x 2.36" W x 2.36" D||Unavailable|
|Capacity Options:||8 Oz - 12 Oz, Less Than 8 Oz|
|Craftsmanship:||Machine Made Glass|
|Product Category:||Wine And Champagne Glasses|
|Type Options:||Iced Beverage Glass - Formal, Red Wine Glass, White Wine Glass|
Alexi from Boston, MA
I was looking for classic yet modern glassware, and this fits the bill! I really like the size/scale of the wine and water glasses - not too big or heavy. They are actually rather delicate, but our red and white wine glasses have held up perfectly with hand washing.