(From left to right: Pieces by Pharrell Williams, Rafael de Cárdenas and Lenny Kravitz)
For the past 65 years of producing plastic furniture, lighting and accessories Kartell has shown time and time again their ability to elevate utilitarian material into fashionable design. Their iconic Bourgie lamp celebrates its tenth anniversary this year. 19 designers and celebrities were invited to re-design Bourgie to celebrate this milestone, including Pharrell Williams and Lenny Kravitz,with the pieces to be sold via an online auction as a charity benefit.
“Re-design Bourgie” is on view at Kartell, 39 Greene Street, New York. May 19-26.