Salone del Mobile 2017 preview

Exhibition list

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

IKEA festival

The Swedish stalwart will be bringing a buzz to Lambrate this year with its inaugural festival. Housed within a warehouse in the district, the jam-packed schedule includes interactive workshops, installations and live music. The brand are also using the opportunity to showcase its new design collaborations, like the 'Delaktig' project with Tom Dixon.

4–9 April; Officina Ventura, Via Privata Giovanni Ventura 14; www.ikea.today