Rashid is a leading figure in the fields of product, interior design, fashion, furniture, lighting and art and his poetics is part of the global cultural scene.
To date he has had some 2000 objects put into production for an impressive array of clients from Alessi to Georg Jensen, Umbra to Prada, Miyake to Method.
His work is in the permanent collections of 14 Museums worldwide including MoMA.
We will see two protagonists of the 2007 edition return: Elio Fiorucci and Karim Rashid. Moreover, Claudio Porcarelli will be present, also this year, as official photographer of the event.
As you already know, Karim Rashid will be with us at the Triennale on Friday, April 20.
Yesterday, Karim Rashid came to visit us on the Design On Stage set. There was a lot of anticipation surrounding his awaiting, as he is one of the most recognisable and influential designer of popular contemporary culture.