SaloneSatellite 2022: Designing for our future selves

SaloneSatellite Award 2022: the winners

The Salone del Mobile in Milan, since 1998, provides a special space for young designers under 35: the SaloneSatellite is a way to put young, creative minds in touch with the companies taking part...
Gervasoni

Milan: new design locations

The Milano Design Week was – as always – a great opportunity for full immersion in the world of design, discovering the latest trends of the most important brands and talented designers. The event was...
“Return to Arcadia” collection by Rubelli (Wobble Grid), design Luke Edward Hall.

Luke Edward Hall & Rubelli: a garden of discovery

He writes in the Sunday supplement of the Financial Times, answering questions sent by readers about aesthetics, interior design and lifestyle. Since opening his studio in 2015, the young English artist and designer Luke...
Accanto al fuoco/By the fire by SLG (Studio Luca Guadagnino).

Luca Guadagnino, interior designer by passion

Nominated for four Academy Awards, many Golden Globes and BAFTA awards (issued by the British Academy). A director of highly acclaimed films enjoyed by international audiences. But few people know that Luca Guadagnino also...
Salone del Mobile.Milano 2022

Salone del Mobile.Milano 2022: design and the city

Sunday 12 June: the 60th Salone del Mobile.Milano comes to an end, after a three-year gap. An event that has rediscovered its role as a gathering point for reflections on the future of living,...
Valentina Ciuffi - Photo © Elisabetta Claudio

The IFDM interviews: Valentina Ciuffi

The Fuorisalone, alongside new collections of well-known brands and projects by successful designers, is also an opportunity to learn about the work of emerging contemporary talents. Valentina Ciuffi is the founder, together with Joseph...
Domesticity-at-large

24 hours in Milan – Isola/Alcova

Domesticity-at-large, Alcova, via Simone Saint Bon 1. In a futuristic dimension, basic furnishings (chair, light, stool, table) suspended between nature and artifice. Chmara.Rosinke, Alcova, via Simone Saint Bon 1. Flexibility is the watchword: the Vienna- and Berlin-based...
YourSign by PdiPigna, Design Matteo Ragni - Photo © Max Rommel

Re/Start – 5

1. What was the object that represented the lockdown the most for you? 2. What object represented the restart? 3. What are the main projects you’ll be showing at the Salone (or Fuorisalone)? Matteo Ragni Milan 1. The exercise...
Maneki Neko by Wall&decò with CART&dition, Design Riccardo Prevedi

Multisensory experiences

WALL&DECÒ with CART&DITION | Walls tell a story What if wallpaper was an artist's project? It is from this idea of curator Giovanna Felluga, who involved a selection of internationally renowned artists – Fabrice Hyber, the...
Lufthansa Ju-52 by Bordbar

Domestic constellations

BORDBAR | Design takes off To transform real airline service trolleys into timeless design objects: this is the mission of the Cologne-based brand Bordbar, which this year presents its exclusive creations for the first time at...