Towers installation by SPEECH

As part of the ‘Open Borders‘ exhibition organized by INTERNI during the Milan Design Week 2016, Russian architects Sergei Tchoban and Sergey Kuznetsov, founders of architecture studio SPEECH, were invit...

HyperEthereal eyeglasses by Matteo Agati

Young Italian designer Matteo Agati has unveiled "HyperEthereal", a collection of futuristic eyeglasses that blends fashion and high tech winning the Rado Star Prize Italy 2016. The Rado Star Prize Ita...

Marni Ballhaus

Marni Ballhaus has been the setting for Italian fashion house Marni to showcase  their new furniture collection made of metal, hand woven wood and PVC wire, influenced by Colombian culture during Milan Design...

Ingo Maurer Lights Up Velasca Tower in Milan

Ingo Maurer has faced the challenge of illuminating one of the mostoriginal Milan's skyscrapers, the Velasca Tower. As part of the 'Open Borders' exhibition organized by INTERNI during the Milan Design Week 20...

Colour Machine at CasaVitra 

A decade ago, Vitra initiated a research project in collaboration with the Dutch designer Hella Jongerius to study the properties and possibilities of the colours, textures, finishes and materials in th...

Crystal Automata by Preciosa at MDW2016

For Milan Design Week 2016, Czech lighting manufacturer Preciosa has created Crystal Automata, a series of crystal installations inspired by mechanical movement and the fascinating craftsmanship behind glassmak...

Tangle Side Table by nendo for Cappellini

On the occasion of the Milan Design Week 2016, Japanese studio nendo has unveiled a new side table with just one leg that is twisted for Italian furniture brand Cappellini. By placing the leg of another table i...

Cupola, and light it was!

For Milan Design Week 2016, Studio AMeBE presents the chandelier "Cupola, and light it was!" , a suspended lamp which blends craftsmanship and technology through the hyper-realistic reproduction of Saint Peter ...

Polar Desk Lamp by Ross Gardam

Australian designer Ross Gardam has unveiled the new Polar desk lamp at Ventura Lambrate during this year’s Milan Design Week. The Polar desk lamp can be described as a “Reflection of Light and Shadow”. A...

Tailor-Made Smart Garage Italia Collection

Pois and pinstripe – these two smart fortwo versions are the main characters of the launch of the Smart Garage Italia Collection. The smart Garage Italia Collection resulted from the collaboration betwe...

50 Manga Chairs Installation by nendo at MDW2016

Oki Sato, founder of Japanese design studio nendo, drew inspiration from manga comics to conceive his latest installation for Friedman Benda unveiled at Milan Design Week 2016. Each chair in the Manga collecti...

Invisible Border Installation by MAD Architects

MAD Architects creates a translucent installation for the Milan Design Week 2016 in the traditional Cortile d’Onore courtyard of Università degli Studi di Milano. The installation is a part of the “Open Bo...

Formafantasma x Lexus Exhibit at MDW2016

Italian duo Formafantasma have created a trio of installations for Lexus at the Milan Design Week 2016. Andrea Trimarchi and Simone Farresin interpreted the theme of ‘Anticipation’ through the i...

Lee Broom’s Salone del Automobile delivery van

Award winning product and interior designer Lee Broom has unveiled his latest lighting collection, Optical, in a unique installation staged inside his studio’s delivery van, driven all the way to Milan from h...

Amorphous Installation by AGC Asahi Glass at MDW2016

Japanese company AGC Asahi Glass participates for the second time at Milan Design Week with an immersive glass installation titled Amorphous, showcasing a “light, flexible and expressive” glass world th...

No Sex Exhibit by Atelier Biagetti at MDW2016

In this age where virtual sex is taking over from physical sex and the body is an object of ever more manipulation and excess, Milanese designer Alberto Biagetti and artist Laura Baldassari have created NO SEX,...

Inside Nike’s Nature of Motion at MDW2016

Nike Design advances the potential of the human body through a synergy of form, function and motion. Its obsession with Natural Motion persists and with each innovation the gap between product and body l...