About Philippe Starck
“Subversive, ethical, ecological, political, fun: this is how I see my duty as a creator” - Philippe Starck.
Awarded the Designer of the year, which is practically the Oscar of Design, Philippe Stack’s masterpieces are exposed in the world’s most prestigious museums such as Paris, New York, Munich, London, Chicago, Kyoto, Barcelona…
Exponent of expressionist architecture, he has modeled the Elysée Palace for President Mitterrand, transformed the Rolyalton and Paramount New York into modern classics of the hotel industry.
Cassina is an outstanding Italian furniture brand with a long history of fusing technological skill with traditional craftsmanship. They are widely recognised as the first designer furniture brand to launch what is now known as industrial design; a movement which saw architects and designers working side by side to envision fresh, functional and stylish designs for the modern home. They have worked with and helped propel the careers of designers such as Hannes Wettstein, Philippe Starck and Piero Lissoni and are known worldwide for their passionate carpentry. Chaplins prides itself on its vast collection of timeless furniture classics and current must-haves from Cassina.