The Bookworm, Ron Arad’s plastic masterpiece for Kartell, seamlessly merges creativity with technology. With the use of extrusion technology, the Bookworm is able to assume multiple shapes without a compromise in strengh or functionality.
About Ron Arad
An Israeli designer, Ron Arad attended the Bezalel Academy of Art an Design and is categorized as one of the most influencial designers of our time. He has a unique curiosity about technolgoy and materials that assist the versatility of his work. Arad’s work portray the joy of invention, pleasure and humor all in the contemporary constuction and design.
Arad + Kartell
Ron Arad began designing for Kartell in 1997, beginning with the popular Bookworm shelving system, one of his most commercially successful pieces. Arad’s belief is that design has a responsibility not only to utility but to surprise and delight. Arad’s style is of brightly color materials that matches perfectly with that of Kartell.