Salone del Mobile 2017 preview
Next week, design devotees will be making their yearly pilgrimage to Milan for the creative calendar’s most important event: Salone del Mobile (4–9 April). With new districts popping up on an annual basis, the list of who and what to see grows ever more unwieldy as each year passes. That’s where we come in. From exhibitions in Brera and new releases at the Fiera, to mini-festivals around the city and immersive installations indoor and out, here’s our list of unmissable highlights…
Writers: Sujata Burman, Rosa Bertoli, Mary Cleary, Ioli Chiotini
Handmade is our ritual celebration of divine inspiration, high craft and the sacred union of miraculous materials; the maker’s mark and the occasional infernal machine. This year we are devoted to making our annual pilgrimage to Milan’s Salone del Mobile a truly elevating experience, creating a non-denominational temple to the best of contemporary design. At Brera’s Mediateca, there will also be an out of this world experience by Gufram, Marc Ange’s floral retreat presented by The Invisible Collection, and a new vision for Italian football team Juventus.
4–9 April; Mediateca Santa Teresa, Via della Moscova 28