Philippe Starck

Designer - France

Inventor, designer, architect, designer, art director, Philippe Starck is all that, but mostly an honest man in the pure tradition of Renaissance artists.


Thousands of projects completed or coming its overall reputation, his tireless inventiveness protean should not forget the basics. Philippe Starck has a mission, a vision : the establishment, whatever form it takes, make life better for many. This pragmatic and highly poetic and subversive political duty, rebellious and benevolent, Starck believes that it should be shared by all and sums up the humor that accompanies its approach since its inception: "Nobody is obliged to be a genius, but everybody is obliged to participate."

His early vigilance for the ecological implications, enthusiasm to imagine new ways of life, his determination to change the world, his love of ideas, his desire to defend the intelligence of useful - and usefulness of intelligence - the creation of iconic transported in creating iconic products ... our daily such as furniture or a lemon squeezer through mega yachts revolutionary, hotels aspiring to be challenging, and intensely alive spooky places to individual wind, he has continued to push the boundaries and criteria of contemporary design.


"Subversive, ethical, ecological, political, humorous: this is the idea that I am doing my duty to the creator." - Philippe Starck