Kartell, a leading design company founded in Milan in 1949, has been a symbol of progressive Italian design for almost 70 years. Its story is one of success, told through an incredible series of products - furniture, furnishings and lighting - that have become not only a part of the domestic landscape, but also true icons of contemporary design.
Kartell collaborates with some of the most prominent names of contemporary design who have all created unique and beautiful pieces for Kartell. Among the famous designers are Philippe Starck, Ron Arad, Antonio Citterio, Ferruccio Laviani, Piero Lissoni, Patricia Urquiola, Tokujin Yoshioka, Mario Bellini, Alberto Meda, Front, Nendo and Eugeni Quitllet. Famous fashion houses like Dolce Gabbana, Emlio Pucci, Moschino and Missoni have also created exclusive fabrics especially for Kartell’s iconic pieces.
The Kartell collection is multi-purpose, diverse, user-friendly and undeniably aesthetically pleasing. Colourful, subtle, sensory, transparent, and featuring unique shapes combined with unique objects, Kartell products are instantly recognisable throughout the world thanks to the emotions they evoke, their long-lasting functionality and their undisputed quality.