Born in Switzerland, Mario Botta studied art, design, and architecture and is passionate about all three. He had an architectural apprenticeship before going to school and was mentored by Carlo Scarpa and Giuseppe Mazzariol, two accomplished and innovative designers. When Botta had the opportunity to work under talented, famous designers to hone his craft.
Botta's designs are innovative and full of artistic appeal. His designs are featured in various museums and galleries around the world as well as numerous design publications.<.p>