Design by Philippe Starck and Eugeni Quitllet, 2010.
Made in Italy by Kartell.
Ghost Buster by Kartell evokes the lines of a classic commode, but with a contemporary flair in its transparency and plastic. Elegant and intriguing, Ghost Buster is an object with a retro-futuristic mood, whose shiny surface is a succession of solids and voids, angles and curves, straight lines and sinuous contours. Made of batch dyed PMMA plastic, featuring three open shelves and bifacial legs.
Select from a variety of transparent color options.
Awarded "Good Design 2010" by Chicago Athenaeum.
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Material(s): PMMA plastic
By: Annette D., Homeowner (cranford, nj, USA)
I saw this ghost buster console table in italy this summer and fell in love! i purchased the crystal clear table as a bedside table and nestled it in front of an exposed brick wall...wow! what a great architectural piece that highlights all that is around it as well as suspends books and an exquisite Buddha statue! it is the cornerstone of my room.
Designer: Philippe Starck
Born in Paris in 1949, he is one of the most original and creative designers of our time. He has obtained many important acknowledgements such as the Grand Prix National de la Création industrielle and the Honor Award of the American Institute of Architects, he considers himself as "a Japanese architect, an American art director, a German industrial designer, a French artistic director, an Italian furniture designer".
Philippe Starck on his Broom Chair design:
Designer: Eugeni Quitllet
Born in 1972, Eugeni Quitllet started studying design at the Ibizia Art School in 1991. He earned a diploma of design and interior design from "La Llotja" Art School in Barcelona, 1996. He collaborated with many architecture and design studios of Barcelona and also worked on design exhibitions for cultural entities such as the Joan Miro Foundation.
In 2001 Eugeni Quitllet met Philippe Starck in Formentera and started a strong collaboration. He now designs furniture and products for some of the most recognized companies in the world, signed STARCK & QUITLLET.View other products by Eugeni Quitllet
Founded in 1949, Kartell is an established leader in the fields of modern furniture, interior design, and lighting for over 60 years. From its choice of cutting edge technologies, to its use of innovative and certified thermoplastic materials, the brand has revolutionized the use of plastics in modern furnishings. Their bold and charismatic designs are 100% Italian made, multifunctional, cross-sectional, easy to use, and possess an undeniable visual appeal. Colors, transparency effects, and unique shapes all define a signature Kartell product. Employing some of the most recognizable modern furniture designers of our time, Kartell is able to harmoniously blend functionality, style, durability, and modern appeal.
Kartell has won an enviable string of prestigious international awards, including nine Compasso d’Oro prizes (the most recent awarded to the Mobil Chest of Drawers in 1995 and the Bubble Club Sofa in 2001). In 2000, the Guggenheim Museum dubbed the Kartell Museum the "best industrial museum".View other products from Kartell