Ms. Nanda Vigo

General Information

Occupation: Architect, Designer, and Environmental Artist

Date of Birth: 1940

Birth City: Milan

Birth Country: Italy

Resident City: Milan

Resident Country: Italy

Notes: She is constantly involved in advanced aesthetical research with Zero Group, Aktuel Group and Light and Bewegung.

Sources: Women in Design a contemporary view



Employer: Accademy of Macerata,

Title: Instructor

Employer: Politechnique Institute of Lausanna,

Title: Instructor

Employer: Her own Atelier

Title: Owner

City: Milan

Country: Italy

Notes: After opening her studio, she began to exhibit her work in galleries and museums in Europe. In the 1960s she built upon her experience as an architect and designer, to formulate a cronotopical theory of space and time.

Employer: European Institute of the Design of Milano.

Title: Instructor


Name: Gio Ponti, Lucio Fontana and Piero Manzoni

Project: various

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Notes: Has participated in over 400 personal and group exhibitions in museums and galleries in Italy and Europe.


No apprenticeships on record


Name: New York Award

Description: Industrial Design

Notes: for Lampada Golden Gate

Name: St. Gobain Award

Description: Industrial Design in Milan

Date Received: 1976


Title: Milan Triennale, 1964 and 1973; Venice Biennale, 1982

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Notable Projects

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Institution: Polytechnic in Lausanne

Department: Architecture

Degree: Trained as an architect and designer


Professional Affiliations

Publications By

Publications About

Title: Women in Design a contemporary view

Author: Liz McQuiston

Publication: Book

Page: 130

Publisher: Rizzoli

City: New York