Posts by: John Engelen

The Diner by David Rockwell @ Salone Milan 2018

The Diner by David Rockwell @ Salone Milan 2018

To celebrate its 25th anniversary, Surface magazine teamed up with celebrated architect Rockwell Group to explore American design by recasting a U.S. icon.

Rockwell teamed up with and design consultancy 2×4 to create The Diner, which is located in one of the cavernous vaults situated below the tracks that run into Milan’s Centrale railway station.

Paola Lenti at La Tenda @ Salone Milan 2018

Paola Lenti at La Tenda @ Salone Milan 2018

Elements is a flowering of surprises born from the collaboration between La Tenda – a place where shopping becomes emotion in the meeting between fashion and culture – and two exceptional protagonists – Paola Lenti and Antonio Marras, who have always crossed with their works that magical territory border where ideas are expressed free from any constraint, between references and citations.

Design Pride @ Salone Milan 2018

Design Pride @ Salone Milan 2018

For the third year in a raw, Seletti, the Italian design brand, in collaboration with the Paridevitale agency, invaded the 5VIE district with its fun and original spirit, promoting the most Pop party of the Design Week.

With more than 3.000 people joining in, the street parade criss-crossed the City and everyone was invited to celebrate creativity and design by joining the alternative parade of floats, music, dancing and performances.

Hermès Dipped in Colour @ Salone Milan 2018

Hermès Dipped in Colour @ Salone Milan 2018

Hermès chose to present its new home collections with a beautiful installation at the city’s Museo della Permanente,

Comprising an eclectic line of objects, furnishings, fabrics, and wallpapers. the new colletions for the home are presented within an architectural project conceived by Charlotte Macaux Perelman, co-artistic director of Hermès maison together with Alexis Fabry.

Disco Gufram @ Salone Milan 2018

Disco Gufram @ Salone Milan 2018

Gufram celebrates disco’s golden era during the Salone del Mobile 2018 by introducing some soul-powered seating at Salone del Mobile

A surreal nightclub in the heart of Milan: Gufram took over the Santa Teresa Mediateca for the Milan Design Week.

Sollos @ Salone Milan 2018

Sollos @ Salone Milan 2018

” Good news from Brasil ” is a total immersion in the SOLLOS world: iconic and award-winning projects, presented next to the latest achievements, catch the eye of the visitors with a layout that invites to admire the timeless proposals of the Brazilian brand in every detail and from different angles.

Greenhouses at Tiffany’s @ Salone Milan 2018

Greenhouses at Tiffany’s @ Salone Milan 2018

Tiffany & Co Piazza Duomo store was transformed into an intricate greenhouse inspired by a sterling silver design from the Home & Accessories collection.

The façade of the store echoes the linear architecture of the greenhouse, while the design theme continues throughout the store with a large-scale greenhouse on the main floor and artistic floral creations.

3D Printed House @ Salone Milan 2018

3D Printed House @ Salone Milan 2018

Massimiliano collaborated with Italcementi Heidelberg Cement Group, Dutch construction company CyBe Construction, and Arup to design and bring to life “3D Housing 05 “, a prototype of a 3D-printed concrete home created in response to the growing affordable housing crisis.

The one storey concrete house, located in the grand Piazza Cesare Beccaria, covers 100 square meters; it has curved walls, a living area, bedroom, kitchen and bathroom.