Born in Cairo 18 September 1960, Karim Rashid is still one of the most important figures of the diploma mondiale.Si design in design to 'University of Ottawa, in 1982.
Numerous projects and created objects, these elements, which embrace every form of design applied to art, architecture, fashion and interior design. Karim Rashid was able to give new popularity to contemporary design, inspired by the urban pop and creating elements from the immediately recognizable design.
His philosophy is contained in Karimanifesto, where he tells his design concept. He is interested in giving life to an art detached from the past, with artistic events never seen before.
Karim Rashid designs forms by the unexpected geometry with a use of strong, saturated color and of innovative and cutting-edge materials. Fruitful and intense his collaboration with major brands such as Artemide and Alessi.