The love for one's origins and the value of traditions, are the ingredients of a great figure which has made of his genuine talent an expression of the industrious north east of Italy. Designer of great relevance contributing significantly in making the history of a great industrial reality of a taste completely Made in Italy, recognised throughout the world.
CATTELAN ITALIA was established in 1979 from an idea of Giorgio and Silvia Cattelan, manufacturing initially "marble" elements, such as tables and coffee tables, focusing the business towards the export market. Immediately the firm achieved very ambitious results throughout USA, Europe and the Far East.
Thanks also to the collaboration with Architects and Designers such as Yoshino, Plazzogna, De Longhi, Nanni, Studio CÃ Nova, Gruppo grafite, Shito, Jackson, Lucatello, etc. the company consolidates the tireless ambitions of Giorgio Cattelan and some of its products achieve international recognitions at various Furniture Fairs; in particular the chair "Bella" receives an award for its design and functionality at the "NEO CON" in Chicago.
In 1995, the two sons, Lorenzo and Paolo, enter into the business:
In 2007 presents a new, ambitious project, with a glamour collection presented for the first time in Verona "Abitare il Tempo" in September 2007: the name given to the new project is "NOIR" and will find its first real presentation during the International Milan fair in April 2008.
Today Cattelan Italia is proud to be displayed in more than 2500 of the most qualified showrooms in 104 countries around the world.
To support this wide distribution network, a selection of Agents has been set up in all the countries, enforced by the presence of Cattelan Italia in all major International Fairs such as Cologne, Paris, Valencia, Moscow, Courtrai and of course Milan.
Attempting to arrive at the heart, furnishing with simplicity and refinement by joining the choice of the best materials to the style which represents it.