Catellani & Smith recommends very sincerely to its customers wishing to purchase its products, that they do so solely and exclusively from our authorised resellers, who can offer a complete sale and after sales service backed by the factory. Furthermore, Catellani & Smith advises against purchasing its products via non authorised “e-commerce” counterfeited and we therefore strongly suggest one should pay very carefull attention when buying through channels outside of our official distribution network.
Enzo Catellani was born in Zibello near Parma on 27.3.1950 and lives in Bergamo. During the 80s he begins the production in limited series of lamps of his own creation, to be sold in his own shop. In 1989 the lamps attract the attention of Renate and Peter Meese, distributors of DÃ¼sseldorf, and presented during Fiera Ambiente in Frankfurt gaining immediately success of public. In the same year he grounded the Catellani & Smith, which thanks to creativity, perseverance and with the help of a great staff, leads him to prestige and success, from Europe to the rest of the world. The uniqueness of his production system and the peculiarity of the working spaces make this company destination of interest and visit from specialized magazines and international clients. His history has been written in every language and quotations about him in the magazine are numberless. In a few words we can say that he invented a new working style which reflects his personality.