amaMI Rinascente X Seletti

Rinascente amaMI, a tribute to the city of design

There is a very close bond between Rinascente and Milan, the city where the department store chain was born in 1865 (although the name, invented by the writer Gabriele D’Annunzio, dates back to 1917)....
Armani/Casa, Milano Design Week 2023 - Photo © Federica Bottoli

With Armani, in the secret garden of Palazzo Orsini

Milano Design Week is not just about furniture and products. It is also history and culture. One of the major virtues of the event has been to open up many historic buildings in Milan...
H2O Design

Design on the water

A moment of relaxation on the water, still immersed in design. This was the idea of H2O Design for Milano Design Week. A young start-up in the Italian houseboat sector, H2O Design suggests an...
A.I. Lounge

AI vs. human creativity?

AI can inspire new, agile approaches; it enables the passage from pure imagination to tangible development to take place very quickly, exploiting and combining unexpected and diverse sources of information. In the field of...
ASSAB ONE, via Privata Assab 1

24 hours in Milan. Out and about

ASSAB ONE, via Privata Assab 1. Designer Giacomo Moor worked with young people from the slums of Mathare, Nairobi to create the furniture featured in the exhibition “Design For Communities”, presented by the NGO...
Arper, Ralik, design Ichiro Iwasaki - Photo © Salva Lopez

Space and function

ARPER | Modular geometry The Ralik modular seating system designed by Ichiro Iwasaki for Arper consists of chairs, ottomans and benches with rounded, reassuring shapes that can be used as single units or combined to...
Matteo Ragni, Raw Edges, Elena Salmistraro, Inga Sempé, Leonardo Talarico

The Duel – 5

1. Does AI technology that generates images with textual input elevate human creativity or make it obsolete? 2. Can technological tools come to replace professionals in the creative sector? Will we see some professions disappear...

Moodboard – A Room of One’s Own

1 | Rosso Jaipur is one of the colors offered in the catalogue of matte and ultra-resistant surfaces of Fenix NTM, Arpa Industriale. 2 | By Carlotta Fortuna for beWall, the Boiserie wallcovering is a...

North, South, East and West. Mexico City

Talking about a design-intensive city, returning again to South America, we cannot fail to mention Mexico City, an extremely dynamic city in terms of architecture. Famous for its cultural richness, Mexico City has always...
Gesture by Calico Wallpaper

Moodboard – Through the Looking Glass

1 | Gesture by Calico Wallpaper references the revolutionary artistic approach of the Abstract Expressionists. 2 | Dalia bianca plate holder by Mariavi, made by hand in sustainable eucalyptus fiber. 3 | Super-gloss lacquer finish for...