Gnomes by Kartell
designed by Philippe Starck
A stark departure from Kartell and Philippe Starck's expected pieces, Gnome collection is a colorful and playful addition to any garden or porch area. Available in three different shapes- Saint-Esprit, Attila, and Napoleon, all three gnomes have a flat top surface so they can be used as a stool or a table.
Materials & MeasurementsMaterials:
Batch-dyed thermoplastic technopolymer
Overall: 17.3" h x 15.8" w (all shapes)
About the ManufacturerCreativity and technology, glamour and functionality, quality and innovation: a combination of extraordinary factors together with a strategic vision of distribution has contributed to the lasting success of Kartell. By cultural and entrepreneurial choice, since its origins in 1949 the Italian manufacturer has chosen to characterize itself as the market leader in the production of designers articles which use technology and plastic materials. This choice requires a great understanding of materials and transformation technology. A leader in furniture design, Kartell addresses an international audience with a collection unique in originality, variety, size, and range.
DesignerFew designers have had an impact across the world of design like Philippe Starck. From modern furniture, restaurant interiors, to architecture, the French icon has made lasting impressions to all those exposed to his work. However, his most influential designs have been in the world of staggeringly original mass produced consumer goods. Renowned for his collaboration with the Italian design and manufacturing firm Kartell, Mr. Stark's most famous works include the Ghost Chair series, the Bubble Club group, and the Gnome Collection. Despite all his past achievements, he is still highly active in the world of modern design.