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Cappellini in 10 frames

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appellini is the jewel in the crown of Italian design. The undisputed success of this brand is mainly down to spotting and nurturing hot new talents, who have then risen to fame on the international design scene. By bringing out innovative top quality pieces, Cappellini has rapidly made a name for itself as a true trend setter. Art director designer Giulio Cappellini is a shining example of pure creativity, as well as being a successful businessman. Largely acknowledged as one of the top talent scouts in the business, Giulio Cappellini is the man behind the success of names the calibre of Jasper Morrison, Marc Newson, Nendo, the Bouroullec brothers and Marcel Wanders (just to name a few). What’s more, Cappellini is best known for pioneering novel decor schemes and bringing out an incredible variety of objects, ideal for the living room, study and bedroom. Furthermore, a number of pieces have even become icons in their own right, on display in some of the most important museums around the world like the Victoria & Albert Museum in London, the MoMA in New York and the Centre Pompidou in Paris.

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