USA - November 17, 1917 – August 13, 2003
He was an American designer, artist and sculptor.
The New York Times described his work as defining "an era".
He created furniture, flatware, dresses, jewelry and homes.
He worked for Sasaki, Japan, Chase, David Rockefeller, Gianni Agnelli, Tiffany & Co., and Jann Wenner.
In the 1970s he was resident designer at Salviati & Co.