Antonio Citterio was born in Meda, Italy in 1950, opened his own design studio in 1972, and received a degree in architecture from Milan's Polytechnic University in 1975. From 1987 to 1996 he worked with Terry Dwan and together they designed offices in Europe and Japan. In 1999 "Antonio Citterio and Partners" was founded as a multidisciplinary design studio for architecture, industrial design and graphics; founding partners were Antonio Citterio and Patricia Viel.The multipurpose Battista features a striking design with both plastic and metal components. The top is made from high density polyurethane and the frame combines chrome-plated steel and polished aluminum. It functions as both a convenient trolley on casters and a fully functional table as well, making it equally perfect for serving appetizers and providing a surface for group activities. With tabletops as well as a sophisticated gloss lacquer top, the Battista is sure to assimilate beautifully into any surroundings.
|Battista Cart||27.25" H x 7.88 - 39.38" W x 21.25" D||21.34 lbs.|
|Product Category:||Kitchen Islands|
A creative team of world famous designers including Ferruccio Laviani, Alberto Meda and Philippe Stark, together with Kartell, have developed a special intuition through dialogue and the continual exchange of design ideas. This has served to establish a perfect equilibrium between the designers' project experience, their ability to and the demands of the company.
In its 55 years of existence, Kartell has won prestigious international awards including 9 Gold Compass awards. Today Kartell exports 75 percent of its products to 85 countries worldwide. Lasting success and a daring challenge on the market combine with the continual desire to innovate and reinvent.