Afra Scarpa is an award winning postmodern Italian architect and designer. Their pieces can be found in museums across the United States and Europe, including collections in MoMA and the Louvre Museum. She has collaborated with companies such as B&B Italia, San Lorenzo Silver, and Knoll International. She has won a number of awards such as the Compasso d’Oro in 1969 to the International Forum Design in 1992. Her design work consists of architecture and everyday household items including, furniture, clothing, interior design, art glass. She has focused on the technical and aesthetic possibilities of materials in their designs.