A story about

An emotional encounter between humans and robots to recount the Industrial Craftsmanship value and the related Twergi collection.

At the Italian Institute of Technology, Giorgio Metta interacts with his creature, iCub, the most comprehensive humanoid ever developed, embracing the partnership between man and machine that Alessi has undertaken since 1921: machines are the extension of the human desire to create.

'As soon as you put a shape on a base, the shape immediately becomes important, firmer: it becomes a small monument.'
Ettore Sottsass

Sottsass collection

Design Ettore Sottsass

A new and deep immersion into the chromatic language of one of Italy's greatest designers.

Discover

All Time Favourites

Design Andrea Branzi, Kuno Prey, Bortolani Becchelli Associati

Design carved in wood. A collection to discover iconic forms of Italian design.

Discover

A conversation about

In the first of a series of 12 exclusive interviews dedicated to our Centenary, the Industrial Craftsmanship value narrated by two exceptional voices: Alberto Alessi, Chairman of the company, and Michele De Lucchi, a leading figure in international architecture, designer of evergreen shapes and a good friend of The Dream Factory.