Massimo Bottura

Massimo Bottura

Massimo Bottura

Modena, Italy

 Chef and owner of the Osteria Francescana restaurant in Modena, his hometown, with three Michelin stars. Since it opened 21 years ago, he insists on focusing its evolution on the Italian culinary tradition. He is also known for contaminating his professional work with ideas from contemporary art and music by artists such as Thelonious Monk and Bob Dylan.