Cristal Art (1944)

Biography Founded by Giuseppe and Giovanni Donna in 1944, Cristal Art focused primarily on decorative furnishings and objects. The artistic director Giuseppe Raimondo was known for his highly innovative designs and the company soon became renowned for its mirrors and plate glass furniture. From 1949 they participated in the most important design fairs of the time both in Milan and Paris. Their success continued until the 1990s when the company finally ceased production.