Terracotta is here to stay! When it comes to modern style, designers are always looking for ways to warm up space, whether it’s through texture, earthy accents, or rich hues. And it’s no wonder terracotta was poised to make a big entrance, it’s warm, creamy, natural, rich, full-bodied and it can complement many interior design styles. […]
Patricia Urquiola is a famous interior designer, architect, and designer who was born in Oviedo, Spain but is currently living and building a solid career in Italy. Without a doubt, her work is widely known to be playful and poetic, yet pragmatic and functional. There’s a sort of creative combination […]
The 54th edition of the iSaloni 2015 fair will fling open its doors from Tuesday 14th to Sunday 19th April, at the Rho Milan Fairgrounds. Quality and innovation, along with major collateral Milan Design Week 2015 events and a comprehensive, wide range of goods are the ingredients that make the Salone del Mobile such an unmissable event.
With over 2,000 exhibitors, more than 200,000 m2 of exhibition space and thousands of products making their market debut, the iSaloni 2015 fair is the acknowledged sectoral international benchmark event year after year, attracting more than 300,000 visitors from over 160 countries. iSaloni is open to operators each day from 9.30am to 6.30pm, and also open to the general public on the Saturday and Sunday.
iSaloni 2015 fair, split into three style categories: Classic, Modern and Design, The International Furnishing Accessories Exhibition and SaloneSatellite will be flanked by the biennial Euroluce / International Lighting Exhibition in Pavilions 9-11 and 13-15 and Workplace3.0/SaloneUfficio dedicated to the workspace, in Pavilions dedicated to the workspace, in Pavilions 22- 24.
Euroluce, the exhibition devoted to excellence in the lighting world will showcase the very latest in outdoor, indoor, industrial, event/s very latest how, special use and hospital lighting solutions, lighting systems, light sources and illumination technology software and consulting. To mark the 2015 International Year of Light proclaimed by UNESCO, architect Attilio Stocchi has conceived “FAVILLA. To every light a voice” for the city of Milan – an installation/event telling the story of and exploring the essence of light. This is one of the best Milan Design Week 2015 design events to see!
Workplace3.0 is an exhibition with an innovative concept, devoted to design and technology for planning the workspace in the round. Workplace3.0 will bring together the top proposals from the furnishing world for office, banks, insurance offices, post offices and other public spaces, seating for offices and public spaces, acoustics, flooring and coverings, lighting and office accessories as well as audio-video technologies and communication.
“The Walk”, a huge installation on exhibit inside the Workplace3.0 pavilions, was conceived by internationally renowned Italian architect Michele De Lucchi as an area for showcasing ideas and design triggers for planning workspaces in their many different contemporary interpretations. New activities and working modes generate new workspaces and new design requisites for “inhabiting them”, with offices increasingly becoming a hub for social interface, meetings and living side by side.
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