Series: Design Heroes – Carlo Scarpa

Series: Design Heroes – Carlo Scarpa

“It is good to love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is well done.” 
Vincent van Gogh

Designer: Carlos Scarpa (02.06.1906 – 28.11.1978)

Service: Architecture

Based: Venice, Italy

Why Carlos Scarpa is one of our Design Heroes: He celebrates decoration in architecture using memorable forms and beautiful materials, giving loving attention to texture and detail.

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