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
MINI is joining forces with New York architects SO-IL to conceive compact living spaces for just three individuals at this year’s fair. The urban living concept is the third installation created as part of MINI LIVING and this time hones in on the survival essentials of air, water and light through the transparent materials, roof garden of plants, and an intelligent construction to collect rainwater.
4-9 April; Via Tortona 32; www.mini.com/living