Posts Tagged ‘Milan’

Marmo_2.0 exhibition by Raffaello Galiotto, Milan – Italy

May 13th, 2016

The cutting edge use of technology – which can be considered a kind of digital scalpel – opens up new doors and marks a turning point compared to thousands of years of marble working tradition.

RCS The Art of Living Exhibition 2016 by Migliore+Servetto Architects, Milan – Italy

May 8th, 2016

Fluid and flexible spaces that plunge the visitor into an emotional experience where their attention is focused on the hidden value of the designer furniture, value originating from the knowhow of the leading companies in the industry.

Pasta B restaurant by Garde Italy, Milan – Italy

May 5th, 2016

On the interior wall, overlapping wooden boards of rough texture are placed, creating an ambience of an alley. The wall penetrates the ground floor and the B1 floor, giving a unified sense in the design.

Cromateria installation by Luca Trazzi, Milan – Italy

May 2nd, 2016

The 6 meter high structure used a video mapping technique which projected a series of collages on to the surface.

Pedrali Urban Life at Salone del Mobile 2016 by Migliore+Servetto Architects, Milan – Italy

May 1st, 2016

The central square – surrounded by views over the interior of the houses that host different furniture collections- leads though, offering spaces for rest and sharing emphasized by tall portals, and opens up to the reception area and the raised back lounge.

Open Borders installation by MAD Architects, Milan – Italy

April 29th, 2016

The display forms an organically curved sculpture that billows to capture attention and inspires a synergetic conversation between the past and present.

Advanced Relics exhibition by Dutch Invertuals, Milan – Italy

April 28th, 2016

In each of their projects, the designers aimed to manifest an idea, a feeling, or a situation – all things that can’t be touched – as a physical item. The objective was to counteract the increasingly digital, and therefore untouchable, world we live in.

Kapital collection by Oeuffice at Carwan Gallery, Milan – Italy

April 28th, 2016

For each of the nine pieces, the studio took cues from on the capitals – or heads – of columns found in the three orders of ancient Greek architecture: Doric, Ionic and Corinthian.

Liu Jo store at Arese department store by Christopher G. Ward, Milan – Italy

April 28th, 2016

The whole display system is flexible and the brand new prime wall display module is design to detach technical lighting from ceiling, integrating it to the display allowing to have always the correct and most efficient illumination to the product.

ALBUM “a collection of 10 photos” installation by SET architects, Milan – Italy

April 25th, 2016

The juta cloth wraps the structure delineating five distinct exhibition areas; ten photographs are distributed among these spaces. The black cloth gives rise to a chequered pattern, which consists of a modular grid of 1 square-meter spaces.

B&B Italia / The Perfect Density installation by Migliore+Servetto Architects, Milan – Italy

April 23rd, 2016

At the centre of space 8 high vertical cages, pulsating and in movement, create a weave of bright beams that project into the room images and texts, tracing out a system of allusions and suggestions among the various elements.

Marsotto Edizioni Light & Shadow installation by Nendo, Milan – Italy

April 21st, 2016

Furniture was arranged in a complete symmetrical manner in each space, so that as soon as one enters the room they are standing right at the boundary of the spaces. A visual effect was created as though the spaces were reflecting each other like a mirror, along with the pillars that were rhythmically arranged.

Colour Machine installation at Milan Design Week 2016 by Hella Jongerius, Milan – Italy

April 14th, 2016

As visitors enter Casa Vitra, giant spinning tops twirl on the floor, showcasing the full range of vitra materials in four colour worlds: lights, darks, greens and reds. Suspended from the ceiling, above the spinning tops, are nine colour wheels that revolve in spaces.

50 manga chairs installation by Nendo at Friedman Benda Gallery, Milan – Italy

April 14th, 2016

This installation of 50 manga chairs is the result of adapting the strong symbolic nature of manga comics to furniture design.

CLUBHOUSE Brera by COPERNICO Where Things Happen, Milan – Italy

April 6th, 2016

The lines and the atmosphere of the early Twentieth century are reinterpreted in a highly contemporary style, starting from art deco references in the design of the bar and furniture.

YOUKI flagship store by LASCIAlaSCIA, Milan – Italy

April 5th, 2016

This is the first flagship store that comes with simplified forms and basic materials such as wood. The design of the store, nordic and minimalist, has been chosen to approach the combinations of different and unexpected materials used for the bags.

Muddica restaurant & deli by Studio DiDeA, Milan – Italy

March 25th, 2016

Wood an iron are the main materials used for the furniture, designed by DiDeA and realized by Sicilian artisans. The floor is paved with hexagonal gres tiles; white vintage tiles behind the counter ensure continuity with walls and enhance black iron shelves.

Herb Ritts’ In Equilibrio exhibition by Migliore+Servetto Architects, Milan – Italy

March 17th, 2016

Below, there is a linear path, pinpointed by partitions of white, essential volumes, and among these wide blinds rise up, suspended and paused by transparent curtain walls with dynamic projections, creating a sort of space’s division.

Formafantasma’s Anno Tropico exhibition, Milan – Italy

February 23rd, 2016

The pieces are designed to “shape” light, generating reflections and shadows in the gallery space. Items such as dichroic glass, optical lenses and a parabolic mirror are assembled with industrial materials like bricks and iron rods.

Hypothesis exhibition by Philippe Parreno at HangarBicocca, Milan – Italy

February 14th, 2016

Although the overall experience is looped, certain elements are influenced by external factors. Fragmented sound-bites consist of picked up radio frequencies and ambient noises recorded outside, catching certain moments when a train passes by.