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Posts tagged as 'Kartell'

Sun 17.1.

Back to the Future

Posted by Walter Phillips on 17.01.2016 - Tagged as:

Global design brand Kartell stands centre-stage in a revival of the game-changing Memphis design movement, founded by creative maestro Ettore Sottsass

Global design brand Kartell stands centre-stage in a revival of the game-changing Memphis design movement, founded by creative maestro Ettore Sottsass

All good things come to those who wait. Design legend Ettore Sottsass may have left us, but, thanks to global design brand KARTELL, a completely new collection of striking accessories authored by the maestro himself is being launched this month. It’s Memphis all over again. (by Simon Keane-Cowell)

 

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Thu 22.10.

Official inauguration of the newly renovated Kartell Museum

Posted by Walter Phillips on 22.10.2015 - Tagged as:

Detail of "Among the trees" installation at the newly renovated Kartell Museum

Detail of “Among the trees” installation at the Kartell Museum

A fully renovated Kartell Museum has opened its doors to the public with “Among the Trees”, a site-specific installation by artist Stefano Arienti. The museum has been completely renovated for its 15th anniversary, so in addition to its permanent exhibition of 65 years of corporate history, it now hosts a site-specific installation by Arienti.

 

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Wed 12.11.

‘Light Air’ lights by Eugeni Quitllet for Kartell (IT)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 12.11.2014 - Tagged as: ,

‘Light Air’ lights by Eugeni Quitllet for Kartell

‘Light Air’ lights by Eugeni Quitllet for Kartell

Catalan designer Eugeni Quitllet has expanded the ‘Light Air’ range for Italian design brand Kartell. Originally launched as table lamps, ‘Light Air’ is now also available as wall and hanging lamps.

 

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Fri 24.10.

‘Sparkle Lounge’ by Tokujin Yoshioka with Kartell (IT)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 24.10.2014 - Tagged as: ,

'Sparkle Lounge' by Tokujin Yoshioka with Kartell

‘Sparkle Lounge’ by Tokujin Yoshioka with Kartell

Designer Tokujin Yoshioka has created an installation for the annual Tokyo Midtown Design Touch exhibition using Sparkle, a collection of crystal-like stools and tables he designed for Italian design brand Kartell.

 

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Mon 21.4.

‘Jellies Family’ tableware by Patricia Urquiola for Kartell (IT)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 21.04.2014 - Tagged as:

'Jellies Family' tableware by Patricia Urquiola for Kartell

‘Jellies Family’ tableware by Patricia Urquiola for Kartell

‘Jellies Family’ is a line of plates, trays, glasses, bowls and carafes made of brilliant coloured and transparent PMMA designed by Patricia Urquiola, part of a designer series of tableware for Kartell known as Kartell in Tavola.

 

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Tue 4.3.

Milan 2014 Preview: Kartell

Posted by Walter Phillips on 04.03.2014 - Tagged as:

Masters Chair, in gold glossy finish by Philippe Starck, Eugeni Quitllet for Kartell

Masters Chair in gold glossy finish by Philippe Starck, Eugeni Quitllet for Kartell

Italian design brand Kartell will be showing several new products at Salone del Mobile 2014 in Milan. A key theme this year is “Precious Kartell”, highlighted with brand-new glossy metal finishes.

 

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Fri 24.1.

Kartell goes Bourgie

Posted by Walter Phillips on 24.01.2014 - Tagged as:

Detail of the Bourgie lamp reinterpreted by Philippe Starck

Detail of the Bourgie lamp reinterpreted by Philippe Starck

Design brand Kartell is celebrating the 10th anniversary of Ferruccio Laviani’s iconic Bourgie lamp with a series of re-interpretations of the lamp by 14 of Kartell’s designers including Patricia Urquiola, Piero Lissoni, Front, Mario Bellini, Alberto Meda, Lenny Kravitz, Philippe Starck, Eugeni Quitllet, Christophe Pillet, Nendo, Tokujiin Yoshioka, Patrick Jouin, Ludovica+Roberto Palomba and Rodolfo Dordoni. 2014 is also Kartell’s 65th anniversary.

 

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Mon 6.1.

Going Public: Kartell refocuses its contract channel

Posted by Walter Phillips on 06.01.2014 - Tagged as:

Launched in 2011 and already selling 15,000 pieces a month, the expressive, Kartell-produced 'Masters' chair, designed by Philippe Starck, is ideal for contract use. Shown here, 'Masters' specified for the Universidad de Zaragoza

Launched in 2011 and already selling 15,000 pieces a month, the expressive, Kartell-produced ‘Masters’ chair, designed by Philippe Starck, is ideal for contract use. Shown here, ‘Masters’ specified for the Universidad de Zaragoza

Icons of the design landscape, global brand Kartell’s products – with their innovative use of plastic and their clever and expressive, often emotional, forms – have captured the imagination of design-conscious consumers around the world. The Italian manufacturer has now set its sights on expanding its contract business, with among other moves, a dedicated new team, a post-sales follow-up service, and a new flagship-store layout concept. Kartell is out there. (by Simon Keane-Cowell)

 

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