For the Milanese foundations and small museums dealing with design, the Salone del Mobile is…
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SALONE MILAN 2019
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Design also means Looking at Everyday objects with a Curious Eye
Vidun = “big screw” in Milanese dialect
The “big wooden screw” sets the height of the tempered glass top – and this way Vico Magistretti converted the typical support of the old workbenches into a domestic element.
Vico often said: “It is always the conceptual detail that attracts people’s attention”.
If a person chooses a lamp in a shop, say a lamp designed by me, picks it up, buys it and then takes it home: well that will have some sort of influence on his life
“The transformation of an object, through the process of repair”
Milan’s La Rinascente department store, in collaboration with London’s Serpentine Galleries, showcased the installation “In a State of Repair” by Martino Gamper during the 2014 Design Week in Milano
If the Salone was about conspicuous consumption – and even more conspicuous design, then here by contrast was a different proposition about economy in an era of austerity, a notion of something being well-made implying use over time, rather than speedy abandonment.
Tropfest has announced the 16 talented filmmakers whose films will screen across the nation when Tropfest kicks off on Sunday December 8, 2013.
From comedies, thrillers and dramas to documentaries, mockumentaries and everything in between, the Finalist films will offer the Tropfest audience a diverse selection of shorts – all inspired by this year’s signature Item (TSI) of ‘Change’.