Bartoli Design, a team comprising Carlo, Paolo and Anna Bartoli, continues the experience in design developed through many partnerships with leading companies in the furniture sector along many years.
The studio’s research explores elegance based on simplicity and balance.
From concepts to product design, art direction and brand strategies, the studio’s activities embrace the full spectrum of design services. Bartoli Design also works on architecture, exhibition, interior and urban design.
Combining creativity with a deep understanding of technologies and industrial processes, and of craftsmanship and artisanal techniques, Bartoli Design’s outcomes are best-selling, long-lasting products and award-winning designs.
Bartoli Design received the XXI Compasso d’Oro ADI award for the R606Uno chair in 2008 and, in 2016, Carlo Bartoli also received the XXIV Compasso d’Oro ADI Carrier Award. The studio was selected to appear on a set of Italian postage stamps entitled “Italian Design for a New Domestic Landscape”.
Carlo Bartoli exhibited his work in Italy and abroad: at the Triennale Design Museum in Milano, the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, the Stadt Museum in Cologne, as well as in New York, Prague, Hong Kong, Athens and Buenos Aires. The Gaia armchair is included in the design collection at the MOMA in New York and the Triennale Design Museum in Milano. The 4875 chair is on display in the design collection at the National Arts Museum of the Pompidou Centre in Paris.
Several products by Bartoli Design have been awarded design prizes: the Breeze armchair with the I.D. Design Distinction Award, the Apex Product Design Award, the Red Dot and the IF Award for Good Industrial Design; the Tube sofa with the IF Award for Good Industrial Design; the Sol table with the 2010 Good Design Award; the Still and Octa tables with the Red Dot 2013 and the Good Design Award 2014; the Mercury Curva chair with the 2015 Good Design Award; in 2016, the Camel seating system with the Golden Key Award.
COLOMBO DESIGN STRENGTHENS PARTNERSHIP WITH CESANA
Colombo Design and Cesana continue on their development path by strengthening the strategic
partnership that already links the two companies from 2014 for the production and marketing of
shower boxes in Italy and on all the main foreign markets. Colombo Design has acquired a
corporate participation of Cesana srl, supporting the founding partners in the management of the
company and giving modern production and logistics help, one of the most modern and efficient in
the sector at a European level. Important news that will follow in the coming months. The
production of the shower enclosures will be integrated into the production unit of Terno d'Isola
(BG) starting from the month of September. The commercial and distribution structure will be
strengthened and supported thanks to the physical opening of a prestigious exhibition space in Via
Solferino 18 in Milan. The investments foreseen for the development of products are also
significant and only few will be part of the exhibition at the Salone del Bagno 2018 stand.