Today we’re talking about one of the top locations whenever Milan Design Week comes around: we’re talking about the 5vie district, known as a cultural stronghold in the heart of Milan. In this article, we’re pretty much talking about one of the oldest but also emerging districts of Milan. Named after […]
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 […]
From fixed stop in Fuorisalone, the real hub of creativity, Tortona Design Week unveils its new face presenting the program of all the events of Salone del Mobile 2016. Several news revealed in the press conference yesterday morning at the auditorium Greenhouse Deloitte, for a ‘ year 2016 that starts from the finish of the 180 events and 150,000 visitors last year.
For the Tortona Design Week 2016 , April 12 to 17, the historic district of Milan can also count on two new picturesque locations like MUDEC , which will hostthe exhibition Sempering dedicated to contemporary implications 8 different forms of manual labor, and BASE , new creative startups house that will open its doors in late March in the former Ansaldo.
Just the BASE is first protagonist with the project Human Cities on sustainable urban design, reflection Culture vs. Commerce curated by Connecting the Dots, the exhibition-workshop Visual Making proposed by dotdotdot and Smart Park of Reply , with a selection of high ideas tech.
So many famous names that this year will find the house in the Tortona area.Via Savona 33, Maarten Baas will shape in New! Now! Here! , His new project suspended between art and design. Always in Savona, but at 37,Naoto Fukasawa sign with his sculptures for the event Unveil Geoluxe, while, at number 43, Marcel Wanders will propose his project for Cybex dedicated to the world of children.
At Superstudio Piu will be staged on Superdesign Show: among the many proposals, the installation designed by Paola Navone for Barovier & Toso , a trip in the glass and cultures, and, in the basement, the SOS – School of Sustainability Mario Cucinella between ideas , workshops and creative empathy lessons.
All ‘ Opificio 31, the study by Paola Navone will pop up show of the Parisian concept store Merci, space Emporio 31 welcomes the project The Invisible Kitchen Miele , dedicated to the future of the universe kitchen scenarios, and exposure OO! CHINA meet many innovative ideas of Chinese design.
Via Tortona 20, Mario Bellini will present for Citroën a series of objects inspired by the automotive world, while at 32, the duo Formafantasma exhibit its project for Lexus. Finally, in via Tortona 37, Linteloo present a series of furniture with character very cosmopolitan, and always at number 20, Methesis will offer the latest in the field of 3D printing in metal.
Now, imagine if in one of the Milan design districts you had the chance to see the following home decorating ideas. See the video and let your imagination get wings: