Speaking to Dezeen, the creative director of iconic Italian design brand Cappellini said the industry had to return to the values of previous decades, channelling research and investment into innovative contemporary products. Among the designers that have helped the brand make its mark are Ludovico (Vico) Magistretti, who produced the popular Maui” chair, Philippe Starck who designed the first chair for Kartell, Dr. Glob,” Alberto Meda , who made the Honeycomb” chair, Antonio Citterio, who made the Mobil” chest of drawers, and other noted designers such as Patricia Urquiola and Ferruccio Laviani.
Italian and international museums display his works of art: the Musée Pompidou – Paris; Shanghai Museum of Glass – Shanghai; Mudac – Lausanne; Triennale Design Museum – Milan. The exhibition puts forth that female designers contributed to this industry-wide attitude shift.
While it takes about 10 to 12 weeks for something to arrive from America’s furniture hub of North Carolina, it might take around 14 weeks for Italian-made pieces. A man of many talents, Giò Ponti has made his mark on industrial design, furniture design, art and even publishing. As a continuation of its debut at Milan Design Week 2015, Scarlet Splendour once again teamed up with Italian designer Matteo Cibic for the 2016 collection presented at Spazio Rossana Orlandi during the prestigious design week. One of our most important monobrand stores is in Manila in the Philippines, so all that area is really very open to design.
Mi interessa scovare luoghi, locali e oggetti che siano poco ordinari, così come designer emergenti, a cui dare voce grazie ad ITALIANBARK… partendo da Venezia , la città che mi è più vicina e della quale mi piace dare sempre punti di vista originali.
The gentlemanly designer, 62, was one of the most influential figures in the industry at the tail end of the last century, and the Milan-based company founded by his father in 1946 was regarded as the most innovative and glamorous furniture brand in the world.