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I – V Compasso d’Oro | the 1950s

I Compasso d’Oro (1954)
II Compasso d’Oro (1955)
III Compasso d’Oro (1956)
IV Compasso d’Oro (1957)
V Compasso d’Oro (1959)

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I Compasso d’Oro (1954)
Aldo Borletti, Vice President of La Rinascente
Cesare Brustio, Vice Director General of La Rinascente
Gio Ponti, Director of Domus
Alberto Rosselli, Director of Stile Industria
Marco Zanuso, member of the executive jury of the Triennale of Milan


Zizi little monkey, toy made of wireframe and foam rubber, Bruno Munari, Pigomma Srl, Milan

BU sewing machine, Marcello Nizzoli, V. Necchi Spa, Pavia

Modular kitchen, Augusto Magnaghi, S.A.F.F.A. Spa, Milan

Model 48 AL automatic gun, Mario Attilio Franchi, L. Franchi Spa, Brescia

Italia fishing jacket, Araldo Sassone, Contex Spa, Borgomanero, Novara

Model 559 table lamp, Gino Sarfatti, Soc. Acc. Arteluce, Milan

Plastic print, Max Huber, Ponte Lambro Plants, Como

Model 683 chair, Carlo De Carli, Ditta Figli di A. Cassina, Meda

Model DU 30 chair, Gastone Rinaldi, Rima di M. Rinaldi Spa, Padova

Zerowatt V.E. 505 fan, Ezio Pirali, Fabb. Elettriche Riunite, Milan

Lettera 22 portable typewriter, Marcello Nizzoli, Ing. C. Olivetti & C. Spa, Ivrea, Turin

24 ore (24 hour) briefcase, Giovanni Fontana, Valextra Spa, Milan

Set of ceramic stackable dishes, Giovanni Gariboldi, Ceramics Society R. Ginori Spa, Milan

Travelling case for perfume, Franco De Martini, Atkinsons J. & E. Spa, Milan

Model 9822 glass vase, Flavio Poli, Seguso Srl, Murano, Venezia


II Compasso d’Oro (1955)
Aldo Borletti, Vice President of La Rinascente
Cesare Brustio, Director General of La Rinascente
Ernesto N. Rogers, Director of Casabella
Alberto Rosselli, Director of Stile Industria
Marco Zanuso, consultant to Estetica Industriale


Original Verex thermos, Egon Pfeiffer, Industrial Chemical Society Dewas, Milan

Universal skis, Enrico Freyrie, Freyrie Brothers, Eupilio, Como

Dolomiti raincoat in nylon, Ubaldo Dreina, Raincoats San Giorgio Spa, Genova

Model 1055 adjustable lamp, Gino Sarfatti, Soc. Acc. Arteluce, Milan

Luisa chair, Franco Albini, Carlo Poggi, Pavia

Model KS 1146 covered polyethylene pail, Gino Colombini, Kartell-Samco Srl, Milan

Model 510 Thermos ice bucket for table, Bruno Munari, Tre A: Attualità Artistiche Artigiane (Three A’s: New Artistic Artisans), Milan

Beakers and bowls in two-tone glass, Umberto Nason, Cristalleria Nason & Moretti, Murano, Venezia

A – A round table with metal support, Salvatore Alberio, Arform, Milan

Luminator lamp, Achille and Pier Giacomo Castiglioni, Gilardi & Barzaghi Srl, Milan

Novoshantung Perlisa Arcobaleno P. 496 fabric, Gianni Dova, Manifattura JSA, Busto Arsizio, Varese

Elchim electric vacuum brush, Giuseppe de Goetzen, Chiminello Brothers Srl, Milan


III Compasso d’Oro (1956)
Aldo Borletti, Vice President of La Rinascente
Cesare Brustio, Director General of La Rinascente
Franco Albini, architect
Pier Giacomo Castiglioni, architect
Alberto Rosselli, architect
 

Polyethylene pail with gradual conical shape and spout, Roberto Menghi, Smalterie Meridionali Spa, Casallnuovo, Napoli

Toilet kit, Max Bill, Verbania Srl di Cannero Riviera, Distribuzione Kristall, Cannero Riviera, Novara

Cifra 5 (Number 5) electromechanical clock, Gino and Nani Valle, with John Myer and Michele Provinciali, R.E.C. Solari, Udine

Atlantic fishing reel, Carlo Alinari, L’Alcedo di E. Rolandi, Turin

Jungla rug, Giuseppe Ajmone, Figli di Guido Pugi, Prato, Florence

M. & A. kitchen utensils in stainless steel, Massimo and Adriano Lagostina, Ing. E. Lagostina Spa, Omegna, Novara

Model 1102 automatic sewing machine, Marco Zanuso, Borletti Brothers Spa, Milan

Serving trays in stainless steel, Roberto Sambonet, Sambonet Spa, Vercelli

Arched suitcase in suede, Natale Beretta, leather craftsmanship from Natale Beretta, Milan


IV Compasso d’Oro (1957)
Aldo Borletti, President of La Rinascente
Cesare Brustio, Vice President of La Rinascente
Franco Albini, architect
Pier Giacomo Castiglioni, architect
Ignazio Gardella, architect


Plastic containers, Gino Colombini, Kartell-Samco Srl, Milan

Alta Marea fabric, Ruth Christensen, Manifattura JSA, Busto Arsizio, Varese

Mirella sewing machine, Marcello Nizzoli, V. Necchi Spa, Pavia.

Dolomiti boots, Cesarino Benso Priarollo, La Dolomite – Calzaturificio G. Garbuio Sas, Montebelluna, Treviso

Colored glass vases, Vinicio Vianello, V. Vianello, Venezia


V Compasso d’Oro (1959)
Bruno Alfieri, art critic
Vico Magistretti, architect and designer
Giulio Minoletti, architect and designer
Augusto Morello, art critic
Giovanni Romano, architect


FIAT 500 automobile, Dante Giacosa, Fiat Spa, Turin

Waterproof container, Sandro Bono, Bono Brothers Spa, Milan

LGt/2 microscope, Ambrogio Carini, Officine Galileo, Milan

Genova 4053 framework for streetlamps, Oscar Torlasco, Lighting Instruments Factory Greco Spa, Milan

Elea electronic calculator, Ettore Sottsass Jr., Olivetti & C. Spa, Ivrea, Turin

KS 1481 plastic lemon squeezer, Gino Colombini, Kartell Srl, Milan


References

Associazione per il Disegno Industriale. “Guida XX Edizione Premio Compasso d’Oro.”

Premio Compasso d’Oro.  Retrieved from: http://it.wikipedia.org/wiki/Compasso_d%27oro

Wulfing, K. W. (2003). Compasso d'oro and changes in the Italian domestic landscape. Blacksburg, VA: Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Retrieved from http://scholar.lib.vt.edu/theses/available/etd-07302003-121520/unrestricted/KWWThesis.pdf


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kevin404 said...

People
ADRIANO OLIVETTI, Gran Premio Nazionale 1955
MARCEL BREUER, Gran Premio Internazionale 1955
GIO PONTI, Gran Premio Nazionale 1956
PININ FARINA, Gran Premio Nazionale 1957
KAJ FRANCK, Gran Premio Internazionale 1957
FRANCO ALBINI, Gran Premio Nazionale 1958

Institutions
MoMA, Museum of Modern Art, New York United States of America, Gran Premio Internazionale 1956.
DEN PERMANENTE, Copenhagen, Denmark, Gran Premio Internazionale 1958.
COUNCIL OF INDUSTRIAL DESIGN, London, United Kingdom, Gran Premio Internazionale 1959.

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