Kartell at Expo Shanghai 2010
The Italy Pavilion at Expo Shanghai opened on 1 May 2010. Conceived as a container of Italian excellence, “La città dell’uomo – vivere all’Italiana” is a concept designed with the Milan Triennale, Partner of the General Commissariat. The display features a number of Kartell iconic chairs suspended from the branches of a metal tree in the centre of the room. The pieces chosen for the exhibition were Ami Ami by Tokujin Yoshioka, Papyrus by the Bouroullec brothers, La Marie, Louis Ghost, Lou Lou Ghost and Mr Impossible by Philippe Starck and Lizz by Piero Lissoni.