Ettore Sottsass for Kartell - Sottsass was continually driven by a personal search for a new language of modern design. His rigorous pursuits led to the creation of such groundbreaking movements as radical design, anti-design, post-modernist architecture, and the founding of Memphis in the early 1980s.
Channelling baroque influences through modern construction, the Bourgie mixes classical and contemporary style to create a striking design. The brainchild of influential Italian designer Ferruccio Laviani, this iconic table lamp was first introduced in 2004 and has since become one of Kartell’s best-sellers, assuming the mantle of a post-modern design classic.
Kartell Louis Ghost Chair. Italian modern design chair. Who else but Philippe Starck would dare mess with a king? Reinventing the classic Louis XVI armchair for Kartell, the playful Louis Ghost Armchair is a postmodern triumph of technical innovation and historical style. Suitable for indoor and outdoor use in residential and commercial settings. Stacks six high. Made in Italy. http://www.stardust.com/SEARCH.html?q=kartell+louis+ghost+chair
Since 1949, Kartell has been known for its commitment to high-quality modern design with an abundance of Italian personality. Ordinary materials like aluminum and plastic are transformed into extraordinary creations, and there are plenty of examples here. You’ll find elegant renditions of home-office essentials — something the company’s known for — like the bright red six-shelf storage unit and sculptural Maui chair (both on wheels). We also love the multi-purpose seating (especially the…