The commode designed in the Kartell style conjures up the forms of this time-honored piece of furniture, but it does it in a way that is thoroughly modern, with contemporary lines and the use of cutting-edge materials.
Philippe Starck con Eugeni Quitllet
Philippe Starck is an internationally renowned designer and innovator who has maintained a singular focus on one central idea: that art in all its forms should serve to better the lives of as many people as possible. As a result of his beliefs, he is now recognized as a leading proponent of "democratic design."
Through his extensive body of work spanning from commonplace items to architecture and naval and space engineering, he has established himself as one of the most visionary and celebrated designers working in the world today.
In the 1930s Spindizzies or Tether Cars were miniature racecars built by hobbyists which drove around banked wooden tracks at speeds approaching 150 miles per hour. Incredibly detailed and aerodynamic,...
Technically skilled enthusiasts of the 1930s loved to race the legendary B.B. Korn cars around the club tracks. Called tether cars or spindizzies, they reached incredible speeds, and inspired thousands...