Marsotto edizioni embodies the supreme qualities of one of the world's noblest and most ancient materials. Plus the wisdom of skilled craftsmanship allied with design culture, in the search for a genuinely contemporary idiom. And a steadfast urge to break new technological ground.
White Carrara marble is truly an extraordinary stone. Evoking the great civilisations of the past, it continues to inspire those of the present. Backed by experience gained from over two hundred years in the industry, Marsotto can perfectly interpret the creations of top international designers. Marsotto edizioni has become a collection of products for everyday use also surprising and sometimes ironic which refer to an international culture.
The collection convey a feel of modernity while preserving the luxury gathered from nature and enhanced by human interpretation.
James Irvine – Designer
James Irvine was born in London in 1958. Graduated in 1984 at the Royal College of Art, London. The same year he moved to Milan Italy. From 1984 to 1992 he was a design consultant for Olivetti design studio Milan designing industrial products under the direction of Michele De Lucchi and Ettore Sottsass. In 1987, for a cultural exchange organised by Olivetti, he worked for one year at the Toshiba Design Centre in Tokyo making design research for industrial products. He returned to Milan in 1988 and opened his private design studio. Clients ...
Our passion for researching original solutions and new approaches to marble prompted us to widen our horizons. So we set up our new brand, Marsotto LAB: an innovative platform that will enable talented aspiring designers to express futuristic and unpublished ideas.For its first edition Marsotto LAB entrusted the project development to ECAL/Ecole cantonale d’art de Lausanne, the Swiss art school that ranks among the...
Milan design week 2018
“Into marble” is the title of this year’s poetic exhibition created by nendo for Marsotto edizioni. The installation comes to life from water, turning into a suggestive landscape of original shapes. On display the new collection of marble furniture design nendo together with the iconic works by Alberto Meda, Claesson Koivisto Rune, James Irvine, Jasper Morrison, Konstantin Grcic, Maddalena Casadei, Naoto Fukasawa...