Collection: Augusto Giacometti

Augusto Giacometti (1877-1947), father of the famous sculptor Alberto Giacometti, was a Swiss artist and graphic designer known for his vibrant and atmospheric landscape paintings, as well as his stained glass work. He was also renowned for his innovative and influential approach to graphic design, particularly in the use of color and pattern. His work often incorporated organic forms and motifs from nature, and he was highly regarded for his ability to create dynamic and harmonious compositions. Giacometti's designs were often used in advertising and posters, and he played a significant role in the development of Swiss design in the early 20th century.