'Comeback' chair by Patricia Urquiola for Kartell
The Spanish-born Milan-based designer and architect Patricia Urquiola has created this series of three chairs for the renown Italian manufacturer Kartell. A modern reinterpretation of the classic 18th-cantury Windsor chair, the glossy ‘Comeback’ features ‘a backrest consisting of seven “teeth” which spread out towards the lumbar region where they meet a reinforced hexagonal rim with slim shafts radiating down to join the seat’. The chair is available in three structural variations and a number of vivid colours. (more…)
Kartell's Milan Salone Internazionale del Mobile stand plays to one of the company's key strengths – its impressive collection.
In the third of our series of interviews from this year’s Milan Furniture Fair with some of the creative industries’ leading figures, we meet Lorenza Luti, marketing and retail director of established Italian brand Kartell, which, after 50 years in business, continues to innovate in the use of its signature material – plastic.
to Simon Cowell’s interview with Lorenza Luti on Architonic