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Interview: Tokujin Continues to Shine with Sparkle for Kartell

On the first day of the Salone del Mobile, we had a chance to talk to Japanese designer Tokujin Yoshioka about this latest work called “Sparkle” for Kartell. The concept for Sparkle came about when Tokujin had a discussion with Claudio Luti, the CEO of Kartell about producing a product that would result in a…

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Thursday Report from the Salone del Mobile and Tortona

I spent some time around the booths at the Salone del Mobile, and here’s what I liked best. Take a look at Kartell’s booth, where each section is themed. Then it was off to the Moroso booth. You can see part of the Moon Chair that is a zip cover. Here are the Biknit lounge…

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The Invisibles Light by Tokujin Yoshioka for Kartell

Last year at the Salone del Mobile, Japanese designer Tokujin Yoshioka presented the experimental piece “The Invisibles” made from transparent blocks of acrylic. This year, Mr Yoshioka will present “The Invisibles Light” series of tables and chairs with Kartell. The concept is described as follows: “The Invisibles Light” is as if hiding its appearance to…

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MI-AMI Chair by Tokujin Yoshika for Kartell ♥ Milano

As part of the 50th anniversary of the Salone del Mobile (Milan Furniture Fair), Kartell is launching a charity project called “Kartell ♥ Milano” as a tribute to the city of Milan. Many professionals from various creative fields such as fashion to design to photography and even music and cuisine are participating in this event…