The CENTURION Interview

CENTURION Magazine interview series with a select group of today's most original and influential thinkers - all of whom are figureheads and leaders in their chosen field.

Artistic visionary Giulio Cappellini on what design means to him, and timeless influences.

Listening to Giulio Cappellini is to listen to a man on a mission. As Artistic Director of Italian design brand Cappellini, he enjoys a notable reputation as the man who helped discover and nurture talents like Marcel Wanders, Tom Dixon and Jasper Morrison and today remains one of the tastemakers in the world of design. However, his focus is very much on the future, discussing upcoming design projects and new production breakthroughs with great relish. He displays the same passion in discussing subjects as diverse as the particular shade of blue of the evening sky in Marrakech through to the perfect simplicity of penne al pomodoro. Watch the interview to hear more of Cappellini's design and living musings. See more on the CENTURION webpage: