Kartell stands at the forefront of contemporary Italian design and innovation. An icon of modern home design, Kartell is famed for its inventive use of plastic materials and experimental technologies. Award-winning and with broad appeal, Kartell pieces stand apart.Read More
Pushing the Limits of Technology
Kartell, founded in 1949 by Giulio Castelli and Anna Castelli Ferrieri, has grown to a global force with a vast collection of products and an iconic look. Blending functional performance, unparalleled quality, and pure aesthetic beauty, Kartell is now a world leader of modern design. Collaboration with the world’s leading designers enables the company to continually bring playful and ground-breaking pieces to homes across the globe.
Ingenuity is key to the constant evolution of ground-breaking techniques and material science. This dedication to progress paves the way to designs that excite and delight the senses. Kartell plastics play with the realms of irony, transparency, bold color, flexibility, and satin-touch finishes to create eye-popping features and silhouettes.
Take the Kartell FL/Y Collection - they are a stunning example of a modern lighting solution with a dynamic and playful look. The FL/Y Pendant features a colorful dome shade that both lightens and brightens the room. Other Kartell Pendant Lights boast of a range of styles from linear to eccentrically beautiful.
Kartell designs have won innumerable awards including the Good Design Award, Premio Compasso d’Oro ADI, and Wallpaper Design Awards. Kartell is also a member of ADI - Industrial Design Association and the Fondazione Altagamma, which recognizes leading companies featuring authentic Italian design.
Headquartered in Milan, Italy, Kartell has always been positioned directly in the heart of the fashion and design world. The Kartell Museum in Milan was founded 1999 to preserve the legacy and cultural heritage of the Kartell body of work. The Kartell Museum is also a recipient of the Guggenheim Business and Culture Award.
Lighting the Way to Innovation
Kartell Lighting products are a spectacular array of inventive and playful lighting solutions. Both evocative and nostalgic, Kartell signature designs are an instantly recognizable feature in a modern home. Stylish and versatile, Kartell products are a smart lighting solution for any living space.
Kartell lamps for desk and tables offer the perfect touch of character for any living space. Browsing the collection will lead to reimaginations of retro designs and futuristic pieces bordering on the surreal. Choosing an artistically styled table lamp will inspire and elevate a workspace, bedroom or hallway. Kartell Bourgie Lamps, designed by Ferruccio Laviani, combine a romantic table lamp design with a surprising and brilliant use of plastic and color. Kartell pendant lamps are a stellar way to add light and modern appeal to any space.
Kartell pushes overhead lighting solutions forward also with a full collection of pendant lights, Kartell chandeliers, and Kartell ceiling lights. Achieving the perfect lighting effect and contemporary aesthetic is easy with Kartell’s diverse range of products for each area of the house. Combine energetic whimsey and technological superiority by choosing Kartell for the modern home.