Martino Gamper (born in 1971 in Merano, Italy) lives and works in London.
Starting as an apprentice with a furniture maker in Merano, Gamper went on to study sculpture under Michelangelo Pistoletto at the Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna. He completed a Masters in 2000 from the Royal College of Art, London, where he studied under Ron Arad.
Working in both design and art venues, Martino Gamper engages in a variety of projects from exhibition design, interior design, one-off commissions and the design of mass-produced products for the cutting edge of the international furniture industry, such as Magis.
Gamper has presented his works and projects internationally in many selected exhibitions, and he was also the recipient of the Moroso Award for Contemporary Art in 2011 and of the Brit Insurance Designs of the Year Furniture Award in 2008 for his project ‘100 Chairs in 100 Days’.