Salone del Mobile 2018 preview
Next week, design aficionados will be flocking to Milan for the creative calendar’s most important event: Salone del Mobile (17–22 April). Each year, the ground to cover expands with new districts popping up and more brands getting in on the action. That’s where we come in. From captivating collaborative projects and enthralling Palazzo installations in Brera, to new releases at the Fiera and pop-ups cafes and shops across the city, plot your way through our unmissable highlights…
Writer: Sujata Burman
Returning for its second edition, Isola Design District continues to champion emerging talents with highlights that include a marble project from Italian-Brazilian designers Giorgio Bonaguro, Ronald Scliar Sasson and Gustavo Martini at Giuseppe Pero Gallery (pictured), and a showing by Belgium designers Ben Storms, Bram Vanderbeke, Cedric Etienne, Charlotte Jonckheer, Linde Freya Tangelder and Nel Verbeke who are working with coal to explore the country’s rich industrial heritage.
17-22 April; locations around Isola; www.isoladesigndistrict.com