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From September 17th to 20th, the ceramic tiles collection created by Philippe Starck for Italian factory Ceramica Sant’Agostino is being presented on Capitol designer Studio booth at the 100% Design Fair.
On September 17th at 11am, as the opening of 100% Design Fair, creator Philippe [...]
From August 27th to 30th, at the 2014 Eurobike Fair, manufacturer Moustache Bikes and designer Philippe Starck present M.A.S.S. –Mud, Asphalt, Sand, Snow- their electric bicycle collection.
M.A.S.S. – Mud, Asphalt, Sand, Snow- by S+ARCKBIKE is [...]
On Monday, July 7th at 5pm, the City of Bordeaux and its mayor Alain Juppé handed the first Pibal to Bordeaux’s residents - 20 of 160 first users received a scooter-like bike in the courtyard of the Hotel de Ville.
To select the first 160 urban cyclists to enjoy a Pibal, the City of [...]
Follow Philippe Starck throughout the International Milan Furniture Fair to discover his new creations.
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On April 7th, during the Milan Salone del Mobile a new design player comes to life.
TOG – AllCreatorsTOGether - is an innovative furniture brand which the main shareholder is the Grendene Brazilian industrial group.
TOG is a creative and collaborative community, combining the best [...]
On Tuesday, Ideas Box is officially revealed at the New York Public Library where it will remain exhibited for two weeks.
400 people have discovered the cultural and innovative boxes during the event organized by the Open Society Foundation in order to support this innovative [...]
At the MAPIC, Philippe Starck and Bacacier, a French company specialized in facade covering for industrial buildings, have presented their collection Bacacier By Starck 3S.
This innovative concept reinvents the traditional metal sheet cladding, used by most industrial buildings and shopping [...]
The Thermostat for smartphone was recognized by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) for its excellence in technology and design at CES Innovations Design and Engineering Awards.
For further readings on the CES Awards : cesweb.org/Events-Awards/Innovations
For more information on the [...]
This November 8th, Alain Juppé, Mayor of Bordeaux and Philippe Starck present the Pibal pre-series.
The first 20 copies of this scooter-like bike, created by Philippe Starck based on relevant suggestions of Bordeaux inhabitants and manufactured by Peugeot, will be distributed to 20 citizens [...]
About 45 million children, women and men refugees around the world have no access to information, education or communication and therefore can't look to the future or make a fresh start.
That's why Philippe Starck, along with the Refugees High Authority and LWB - which promotes access to [...]
For the D-DAYS 2013, Philippe Starck has entrusted the highlighting of the new sofa MyWorld (Cassina) to the talented sound designer Stephan Crasneanscki. In this way it becomes the hero of transgressive installation and video.
Dialogue between the object and its fantasy. [...]
Though 7 editors and manufactures, Philippe Starck unveils his new creations :
Zenith sur la lagune
Zenith le samedi
Personne à la fenêtre
Harcout Marie [...]
On the initiative of the city of Bordeaux, one of the biggest european bicycle city, Philippe Starck designed "THE PIBAL, the draft of the urban ideal bicycle, produced by the manufacturer Peugeot. He was inspired by inputs of few hundreds of citizens of Bordeaux, thanks to an online survey [...]
IDAM sits regally above the grand entrance of the Museum of Islamic Art - a fitting location for inspired cuisine.
Starck has taken special care to create a spectacular, elegant interior that maintains a balance between modernity and classicism.
“The MIA is one of the most spectacular [...]
The new hard drive Lacie Blade Runner by Starck was unveiled at CES, the great mass of electronics in Las Vegas.
The Blade Runner is like a pandora’s box with sharp exterior lines with soft, human-like interior curves to create a metaphor of a cyber future.
Protected by sturdy [...]
On October 3rd, Philippe Starck celebrate, in Milano, the anniversary of the Louis Ghost chair, launched in 2002.
This absolute sales success makes this design chair the most widely sold in the world with over 1.5 million pieces.
« The universal success of the Louis Ghost chair does not [...]
Starck teamed with the Italian factory Ceramica Sant'Agostino for his first collaboration in ceramics.
Because modernity is in longevity and nothing is more durable than a ceramic piece, Starck invented a complete new way of using ceramic tiles, with great flexibility, through his Flexible [...]
After more than 20 years of collaboration, Philippe Grohe and Philippe Starck presented their latest creation in Berlin.
Human and vegetal curves are sources of inspiration for this new product with smart features, even revolutionary.
This Faucet, with its two positions for the spray (economy [...]
The Parrot ZIk headphones result the collaboration between Philippe Starck and Parrot the bluetooth world leader finally arrives in France.
Launched in Las Vegas last January at CES - the great mass of electronics - the Parrot ZIk has already won three prizes.
It will be marketed from July 2012 [...]
Originally from experience: an encounter. Philippe Starck, and David Edwards, founder of the Laboratory, Professor at Harvard University and inventor of the kitchen air. Their common point: the invention and exploration every day.
From this encounter is born WA | HH Quantum Sensations, a spray [...]
Though 6 editors, Philippe Starck unveils his new creations:
S.S.S.S (Sweet Stainless Steel Stool): "Miracles are still possible. When we designed S.S.S.S. and the Magis family said they shall produce it in stainless steel, I thought: impossible. They are magicians, and they did it. [...]
Less and more : two words to describe this unidentified rolling object, designed by Starck and conceived by Volteis, a French brand whose philosophy and know-how pleased the designer.
Clearly, the V+ is an alternative, a first test to provide a light response, desirable, minimal for those [...]
March 5 will be unveiled the new electric car designed by Starck and conceived by Volteis.
Unidentified rolling object, this car is an alternative for those looking to move correctly and differently.
“All the intelligence I love. Intelligence that combines the accuracy of the [...]
During the second annual edition of Cyclab, Philippe Starck presented the final rendering of the “ideal city bike” with Alain Juppé, the Mayor of Bordeaux.
The new bike-scooters will revitalize the bike park and enhance the mobility of the local inhabitant, thanks to a new [...]
From the first January 2013 on, more than 6 million users will have a new design for their Navigo pass.
Starck has dedicated his talent to offer Parisians a functional and elegant card that can be sustainable, in parma and silver.
"My goal was to ennoble this daily and special card so that [...]
The Masters chair designed by Philippe Starck has already been sold at 100 000 copies into the world, in just six months, from July to December 2011.
The chair is a success and one of the best sales of Kartell.
The Masters is a tribute to the creator for three design icons : the "Series 7" by [...]
First in a series of four models by Starck, LOG is a monobloc piece that reiterates this ethic of simplicity, an important principle for the creator : “tomorrow will be less”.
The LOG has a stamped steel handle cold, like a mineral that the blade root crack or tear appears [...]
The new headphone ZIK Parrot by Starck was unveiled at CES, the great mass of electronics in Las Vegas where Zik won three awards :
Product of the Future, Popular Science
Best of CES, Tom’s hardware & Tom’s Guide
CES Hot Stuff Awards, Stuff Magazine
« This is certainly a [...]
Indeed, people from Bordeaux are answering to an online questionnaire in order to define their ideal bicycle. Their response will inspire Philippe Starck to draw, without charge, the bicycle of the future.
The final design will be presented on February 10, in the presence of Alain Juppé [...]
Philippe Starck and Kartell President, Claudio Luti, presented the Masters chair in the Sao Paulo flagship store.
The Masters is a powerful tribute to the three chair-symbols, re-read and re-interpreted by Starck.
The "Series 7" by Arne Jacobsen, the "Tulip Armchair" by Eero Saarinen and the [...]
Philippe Starck presented the “Photo-Me by S+ARCK” photobooth at the Saatchi Gallery in London.
Resulting from the collaboration between the French creator and Photo-Me Group, the “Photo-Me by Starck” sets a new style and symbolises the classic and timeless [...]
Philippe Starck realized a unique piece from the Louis Ghost chair for the project “Kartell loves Milano” in honor of the city of Milan and the legendary Scala.
45 different pieces were auctioned by Sotheby’s on October 25 in Milan.
All proceeds will go to Umberto [...]
Philippe Starck redesigned the Kawasaki W800 with the help of Design Boxer, the following specifications in mind: to create a motorcycle inspired by Dirt Track, (a famous sport in the United States) which is simple, functional and elegant.
" A good motorcycle, it's the minimum: an engine, a [...]
Philippe Starck pursues his ecological fight to protect the environment and call companies to relieve by integrating "ELISE" in offices. Philippe Starck redrew the basket Elise and looked for a sustainable and ecological material. It is the company Roquette in Lille which conceived this vegetal [...]
On the 25th of May, 2011, Philippe Starck and Eugeni Quittlet were the guest of the Vogue and Dedon’s Event in Munich, for the presentation of the new collection, Play with Dedon.
“Play is always important. First because the difference between animals and us is the intelligence, and [...]
Philippe Starck went to the International Furniture Fair in Milan to reveal several of his new creations, also signed in collaboration with Eugeni Quitllet.
"At a time when television makes you stupid and the Internet makes you schizophrenic, it is worth recalling the virtues of [...]
Philippe Starck was invited to New York on April 7th 2011 to announce the launch of he new creation, SensoWash, Duravit by Starck.
“SensoWash, he who is so charming, washes you, brushes you, cleans you, and dries you. We are always working on refining and refining. This is more magical [...]
“With S+ARCK BY WARENDORF, we have rediscovered the essence, the origin, the primal function; we have rediscovered humanity.
We have rediscovered the content we had scattered to the winds of life.
We have kept only the fundamental parts. Taking each one separately, we have made them the [...]
The Kahn Gallery celebrates its 2011 photography edition of ArtParis with the photo-booth “Photomaton” reinvented by Phlippe Starck. For the 75th anniversary of the famous photo-booths, Philippe Starck gave it a new life, both on the aesthetically and functionally side.
"Our life in [...]
Bilbao Bizkaia B Awards Design Festival, invited Philippe Starck to be apart of the jury, and this enriching creative experience. The B Awards is an invitational design festival where students from the best universities around the world will be taking part in this creativity exchange. Basque and [...]
For the ISH Fair in Frankfurt, Philippe Starck participated at the lauching of his new products during the Duravit Design Days, from 15th to the 19th of March 2011 in front of the International Press and retailers of the brands, who discovered the New Steam Shower “St’Trop” and [...]
Ara and Philippe Starck renew the experience of a collaboration between father and daughter for Baccarat, creating a box “Jeu de Dames en Noir” brings together four black and white champagne flutes, imperially set up on a pedestal covered with silk printed after a drawing by Ara Starck. [...]
Philippe Starck exhibits at the International Boat Fair of Paris, “Nautic” his vision of sport-catamaran, the ‘Hobie Cat H +’, and the ‘Tofinou’ sail boat.
The H + offers a boat with features, consistent with its brand value, which are devised "so that people [...]
The “Photomaton” group called for Philippe Starck to wake the 75 year old beauty.
Result of close collaboration between Philippe Starck and branding, « Photomaton » offers a new youth both aesthetically and functionally. A timeless design, sleek lines and elegant, sober [...]
Free unveiled its new ‘Freebox Revolution’ designed by Philippe Starck. The innovation consists of both the Freebox Player and Server. The ‘ FreeBox Revolution’ weaves its web in the digital home by offering a NAS drive, a Blu-Ray, a game pad and even a Freestore to download [...]
The Encounter between l'Air du Temps and Philippe Starck… Is obvious, almost as if one recognizes the other. For, if Philippe Starck has never worked with the production of perfume before, it seems as if he’s worn l'Air du Temps for ever. This feminine piece transports us to a world of [...]
Simple, Practical, Secure and Playfull
“Explore with creativity and passion, the elegance of the minimum, the elegance of intelligence, path traced by the unique genius of Hobie Alter” Ph.S
The Hobie Cat+ was created by the encounter between Philippe Starck and a business who has [...]
For the exhibition "Tra le Briccole di Venezia"("Through the Docking Posts of Venice ") organized by Riva 1920, Philippe Starck transforms the "Briccole” of Venice, worn-down by the tides, in wooden plates.
“I’ve lived in Burano, these last 25 years.
Venice is far away,
Philippe Starck designs the Feuille d'Eau for all the people who signed The charter of the Porteurs d’eau, for the The France Libertés Foundation presided over by Danielle Mitterrand:
1) Water is not merchandise; water is a common good not only for humanity but for living.
2) To [...]
This year, Philippe Starck introduced several new projects : The Play with Dedon outside furniture Collection, the Pipe witout armrest for Driade, different finishing for the armrest of the Mi Ming chair for Xo, and also a chest and night table for the Ghost Buster collection for Kartell, and [...]
Philippe Starck participated at the Milan Furniture Fair in April 2009 by presenting several new designs:
At Kartell: “For years I kept looking for a good chest of drawers and a good night table for myself. I could never find them. To console myself, I did for Ghost Buster an evocation of [...]