1971 Telecamera d’oro (Golden Camera) for the set designs for Don Chisciotte by Carlo Quartucci
1973 Honorable Mention at the 12th Bienal de São Paulo
1975 Lucio Fontana Prize, Milan
1980 Bolaffi Prize 1980, Turin
1981 DAAD Artist-in-residence, Berlin
1983 Guest Artist of the Year, Le Nouveau Musée, Villeurbanne
1995 Chevalier dans l’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres (Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters), Paris
1998 Trigon Award, Graz
2000 Danza & Danza Prize for the set designs and costumes for the ballet Teorema by Davide Bombana
2000 International Koinè Career Award 2000, Verona
2002 Officier de l’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres (Officer of the Order of Arts and Letters), Paris
2006 25th Franco Abbiati Prize sponsored by the Italian Association of Music Critics for the set designs for Die Walküre by Richard Wagner directed by Federico Tiezzi
2015 Honorary Member of the Brera Fine Arts Academy, Milan
2017 Honorary Diploma in Painting from the Albertina Academy of Fine Arts, Turin