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The recently deceased Alessandro Mendini was without a doubt a key figure in Italian architecture, design, and illustration. Born in Milan in 1931 Mendini has left us with an everlasting influence that will continue to inspire many artists worldwide. Mendini had an intense and influential 60-year career, being a key figure in […]
Are you addicted to luxury furniture? Do you have any Milan Design Week 2016 flashbacks or deja-vus? One of the most important collaborations happened at isaloni 2016 fair, between Alessandro La Spada and Clan Milano, with recognizable italian design, through traditional manufacturing techniques.
The stylistic plurality of Clan Milano design creations attracts everyone. Starting point, as well as undisputed feature of the collection, is the excellent craftsmanship – typical in Brianza; also, this feature is highly visible in the products presented Salone del Mobile 2016.
During isaloni 2016, the Art Director Alessandro La Spada contaminated the six spaces of the booth with multiple symbolc references, from Baroque to the Seventies, but also with unusual material contrasts that interact with shapes and surfaces.
Masterpiece of the entire collection is Sierra Madre, sofa system that can extend indefinitely thanks to customizable modules that compose the soft and harmonious structure, delimited by an uneven ridge of backrest which recalls the South American mountain ranges.
Part of the upholstery collection are the comfortable armchairs Maya, with tribal decorations on the back. The dining room of Clan’s booth has been enhanced by Mesa table and the Roca sideboard. The bed displaced in the sleeping area features clean lines enhanced by precious materials such as the silk that upholsters the headboard and bedframe.