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.'
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.