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Founded in Milan in 1949 by the engineer Giulio Castelli, Kartell went on to become the symbol of Italian technological innovation. In the wake of the boom of plastics of the 50's, it made a name for itself in the international scene with its innovative items that stood out for their strong aesthetic appeal. Signed by the likes of Ron Arad, Philippe Starck, Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec, Antonio Citterio, Rodolfo Dordoni, Ferruccio Laviani, Piero Lissoni and Patricia Urquiola, Kartell's accessories, furniture and lighting solutions have become international icons.