Founded by Giulio Castelli in 1949, the Italian brand Kartell works with the greatest designers and architects of the day. The company’s history is intertwined with the dedication and passion of three generations. In its seventy-year history, Kartell has devoted great attention to research and technological development, creating the most sophisticated products with innovative materials.
From the 1990s onwards, the company worked tirelessly to perfect and develop its unique and original theme of transparency. Consequently, Kartell also relaunched its lighting division, writing a new chapter in the history of lighting design and making the brand's style recognizable throughout the world.
Among the core values of Kartell today is an unwavering dedication to sustainability and protecting the environment, underlined through the industrial manifesto “Kartell loves the planet”. Passion for excellence has led the company to focus on environmental responsibility and good sustainability practices.