The first comprehensive monograph on Mario Bellini, one of Italy's most versatile and influential designers. Richly illustrated with over 500 images including sketches and photographs from Mario Bellini's archive, opened publicly for the first time. Includes a complete catalogue of Bellini's design work, thematically presented, from calculators, typewriters, office and banking machines, to chairs, tables, sofas, and lighting. Features a series of essays, including an interview with Mario Bellini, covering the various aspects of his career and design processes. A must-own book for architects and designers of all disciplines including product, furniture, lighting, textile, and graphic designers, as well as students of all these disciplines. Will appeal to the many amateur and specialist collectors of classic Bellini designs.