iSaloni / Salone Milan

Sleeping with Design – Design Hostel @ Salone Milan 2017

Sleeping with Design – Design Hostel @ Salone Milan 2017

“A letto con il Design – Sleeping with Design” was held inside an early 1900’s 3 level factory, recently turned into the largest Maker Space in Italy; a place where life and exhibition are mixed together thanks to day and night events designed to narrate design as a social fact, a human process for human beings.

Sleep with Design – Design Hostel, was a place where designers’ daily lives mingled with exhibitions and showed how sharing can give shape to creativity.

Space&Interiors [pt 2/2] @ Salone Milan 2017

Space&Interiors [pt 2/2] @ Salone Milan 2017

The Lightness of Marble ( La Luce del Marmo) shone at the Spaces&Interior exhibition during the Salone in Milan

A project that highlighted the strong connection between lighting and the more fascinating and noble among the natural materials used in construction and for the realisation of design objects and works of art ……… Marble.

Among this noblest of materials …….. Carrara Marble is definitely the King.

Andy Warhol – Sixty Last Suppers @ Salone Milan 2017

Andy Warhol – Sixty Last Suppers @ Salone Milan 2017

Marking the 30th anniversary of the arrival in Milan of Andy Warhol’s The Last Supper debut in Milan, the Museo del Novecento in collaboration with Gagosian Gallery presented ” The Sixty Last Suppers” a powerful work by Warhol, which approaches the scale of Leonardo’s original

It was the last of a series of repeated series of series including Jackie Kennedy, Marilyn Monroe, Elvis Presley, and Mona Lisa, the painting focuses on the image of an architecturally framed space – the dining room – rather than on a single iconic figure.

The presentation anticipates the 2019 project called “Milan and the Legacy of Leonardo 1519-2019,” which will celebrate 500 years since da Vinci’s death.

Swarovski Designers of the Future Award [pt 2/2] @ Salone Milan 2017

Swarovski Designers of the Future Award [pt 2/2] @ Salone Milan 2017

For the third consecutive year, Swarovski will collaborate with Design Miami/ for the 2017 Swarovski Designers of the Future Award.

The Swarovski Designers of the Future Award honours promising young designers and studios who epitomise the new directions taking form in design – with a notable platform and opportunity to present their work.

Bar Basso @ Salone Milan 2017

Bar Basso @ Salone Milan 2017

The iconic Bar Basso is known for its long history within the Milanese community.

It lights up with a celebratory atmosphere that becomes explosive and irresistible, when Milan hosts its most important cultural events, such as the Salone and the Fiera dell’Arte.

Wallpaper* – Holy Handmade ! [pt 3/3] @ Salone Milan 2017

Wallpaper* – Holy Handmade ! [pt 3/3] @ Salone Milan 2017

Wallpaper* wanted to develop a ritual celebration of the divine inspiration, the high craftiness and crafts from which divine works arise.

Housed in the deconsecrated former medieval Church of Santa Teresa in via Moscova, the designated design temple, “pilgrimage” came to great designers and architects with their works realized in collaboration with craftsmen or brands of unique, miraculous materials.

DoutDesign – Young Designers Exhibition [pt 3/4] @ Salone Milan 2017

DoutDesign – Young Designers Exhibition [pt 3/4] @ Salone Milan 2017

Zona Santambrogio Design District area, presented its fifth edition of DoutDesign – dedicated to the topic of Environmental and Social Sustainability with the theme of Design to Save, Change, Dream the World

participating under 35 designers were selected from an open and international call by Regione Lombardia and the Politecnico di Milano, looking for prototypes and innovative products, with attention to self production and to the sustainability of the processes.

Domus Urban Stories @ Salone Milan 2017

Domus Urban Stories @ Salone Milan 2017

During the Salone Milan 2017, Domus Magazine was based in the new Spazio Copernico in the heart of the Tortona district where – as media partner of the entire area – it presented the installation “Milano Next” entirely dedicated to contemporary Milan – together with a supporting city guide ” Urban Stories – The Unconventional Guide to Milan”