May 10, 2017
all, design, Furniture, Homeware, kartell, Nendo, Products
Nendo has transformed cups, wine bottles and books into small versions of Kartell’s iconic Componibili drawers to celebrate the product’s 50th anniversary. Read more
April 15, 2017
all, children, children's furniture, design, dolls, fabio novembre, Furniture, Homeware, kartell, Milan 2017, Milan design week, Residential, storage, toys
The latest addition to Kartell’s children’s range is a set of candy-coloured plastic doll’s houses created by Italian designer Fabio Novembre. Read more
April 12, 2017
design, kartell, salone del mobile milano 2017, tokujin yoshioka, video
the chair is made by using an injection moulding technique and a metal structure that merge technology with experimentation.
The post tokujin yoshioka’s matrix chair for kartell features innovative 3D structure appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
July 5, 2016
design, kartell, lapo elkann / garage italia customs, milan design week 2016
select kartell furniture pieces are wrapped in traditional colors found in automotive nations and worlds, along with fashion patterns such as houndstooth, pinstripe and tartan.
The post lapo elkann reinterprets kartell’s furniture icons using car wrapping technology appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
April 28, 2016
design, kartell, milan design week 2016, Piero Lissoni, salone del mobile milano 2016
after two years of development, the versatile chair measures at a few millimeters thick and weighs only 2.2 kg.
The post piero lissoni’s lightweight piuma chair for kartell uses material found in cars and planes appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
April 14, 2016
alberto meda, design, kartell, LED, milan design week 2016, salone del mobile milano 2016
the desk lamp uses a polycarbonate stand which contains two aluminium rods that function as conductors in the place of wires.
The post alberto and francesco meda use conductive aluminum rods for kartell’s aledin LED lamp appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
April 8, 2016
contemporary, design, Furniture and interiors, home, Interiors, kartell, Kids, style
The kids room is the new battleground when it comes to design and interiors, with a number of heavyweight design houses launching products aimed at little ones. Saying that, Kartell’s kids collection is definitely the pick so far. That’d because the design house has thrown everything at it. By that, we mean that some if […]
April 7, 2016
all, children, children's furniture, design, Furniture, kartell, plastic, Slideshows
Milan 2016: a minimal rocking horse by Nendo and a swing by Philippe Starck are among Italian design brand Kartell‘s collection of products aimed specifically at children, a key trend in Milan this year (+ slideshow). (more…)
April 6, 2016
all, children, design, kartell, Milan 2016, Nendo, Products, toys
Milan 2016: Japanese studio Nendo has designed a transparent plastic rocking horse based on I-beams used in building construction. (more…)
April 5, 2016
design, kartell, milan design week 2016, Nendo, salone del mobile milano 2016
the design of the child’s rocking horse draws from the shape and form of steel ‘H-beams’, used in large built works like skyscrapers and bridges.
The post nendo models H-horse for kartell after architectural beams appeared first on designboom | archit…
February 26, 2016
all, Claudio Luti, England, Ferruccio Laviani, Interiors, Interviews, kartell, London, Retail, shops, Slideshows, UK
Italian design brand Kartell has opened a new flagship showroom in London, where Dezeen spoke to CEO Claudio Luti about how the company pioneered the manufacture of plastic furniture and his plans for the future (+ interview). (more…)
July 12, 2015
design, kartell, LAUFEN, ludovica and roberto palomba
the installation transforms kartell by LAUFEN’s monobrand store in milan into a serene, seaside escape, inviting passersby to explore their world through the portholes of a ship, adding another element of discovery.
The post kartell by LAUFEN dives in…
June 26, 2015
alessandro mendini, all, design, Interviews, kartell
Design magazines today have lost their critical edge and are little more than catalogues, according to Italian designer, theorist and editor Alessandro Mendini (+ transcript). (more…)
June 25, 2015
design, galleries, kartell
‘madame milano’ reveals a new version of philippe starck’s iconic ‘madame’ armchair for kartell that highlights the city of milan and two of its most important architectural gems — the duomo and galleria vittorio emanuele II.
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June 8, 2015
design, kartell, milan design week 2015, philippe starck, video
designboom speaks with the french creative who reflects on his admiration for kartell’s president, and the use of plastic as an accessible, innovative and luxurious material.
The post philippe starck on claudio luti’s vision for kartell + the luxury of plastic appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
May 18, 2015
design, eugeni quitllet, kartell, milan design week 2015, video
designboom interviews eugeni quitllet on the technological challenges he dealt with in realizing the ‘cloud-io’ chair for the italian furniture company.
The post eugeni quitllet on his collaboration with kartell for 2015 appeared first on designboom |…
April 28, 2015
design, galleries, Interiors, kartell, LAUFEN, milan design week 2015, retail interiors
as the designers of the entire kartell by LAUFEN collection, ludovica and roberto palomba have translated their vision for the bathroom products, into a showroom which features the pieces in an unexpected thematic and chromatic mood.
The post ludovica…
April 28, 2015
design, kartell, milan design week 2015, tokujin yoshioka
the brilliant, glittering globe features a surface of complex facets, configured in a way that diffuses illuminosity randomly by means of a lens effect.
The post tokujin yoshioka rounds out planet, his first lighting design for kartell appeared first …
April 24, 2015
all, design, kartell, Milan 2015, Moooi, scent, Slideshows, Tom Dixon
Milan 2015: design companies are launching fragrances, scented products and cosmetics to diversify their brands into new markets (+ slideshow). (more…)
April 19, 2015
all, design, Ettore Sottsass, kartell, Milan 2015, plastic, Slideshows
Milan 2015: nine furniture and homeware items by Italian designer and protagonist of the Memphis movement Ettore Sottsass have been put into production for the first time by Kartell (+ slideshow). (more…)