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
Danish textile giant Kvadat presents Really: a new brand transforming textile waste into a revolutionary composite material. Really makes its debut with a collections of benches by Max Lamb, who has been involved since the early stages of material development and has created a series of designs to show off the textile boards’ potential.
3–9 April, Project B, Via Pietro Maroncelli 7; www.kvadrat.dk
Pictured: sketches of Max Lamb's benches. Courtesy Max Lamb