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Milan Design Week 2013 - part three

Milan Design Week 2013 – part three

This is the final post with snapshots from the recent Milan Design Week 2013. Former posts: Milan Design Week 2013 – part one, Milan Design Week 2013 – part two. Ice from Torne älv in northern Sweden. The three images above from the Lexus Design Award. Experience room at the Lexus show. Excelsior department store...
Milan Design Week 2013 - part two

Milan Design Week 2013 – part two

Here’s part two of our snapshots from this years Milan Design Week. You can see part one here. Material meetings at Baccarat Fab at MOST Footsteps at Maison Margiela Courtyard of Maison Margiela Dennis Parren lamp at Rossana Orlandi Olof Kolte grocery stand at Ventura Lambrate MOST downstairs exhibition Stellar Works handicraft production Machinery at...
Milan Design Week 2013 - part one

Milan Design Week 2013 – part one

We left Milan Design Week 2013 with different impressions. Some things were very disappointing. Superstudio seems to be totally out of artist direction and has been in a negative trend for many years (so far from the first years when Giulio Cappellini hand-picked the different brands). Also the Zona Tortona area in general was weak...
What to see at the upcoming Milan Design Week 2013

What to see at the upcoming Milan Design Week 2013

We are getting a lot of inviations these days concerning the upcoming Milan Design Week 9-14th April, 2013. We thought we should share some of them with you. Our editor-in-chief David Carlson will spend some spring days in Milan for the 24th year in a row… not so much for the actual products, but for...
Design tourism at the Milan Design Week… and some memorable moments

Design tourism at the Milan Design Week… and some memorable moments

David Report is just back from two days at the Milan Design Week. We had the normal “Groundhog Day experience” (it’s our 23rd year in a row) – Milan in April is an epicenter of design where the latest products are presented for news-starving journalists and bloggers. As well Milan Design Week is an “office party”...
A lamp with 3 million different globe shades

A lamp with 3 million different globe shades

Swedish design trio Front will present the Surface Tension Lamp during the Milan Design Week 2012. Here are their words about the lamp: A bubble is brief, and bursts at your touch. But while it lasts, it catches the light and reflects the room like a multi-coloured temporary structure. We wanted to create a constantly changing...
Twilight by Tokujin Yoshioka

Twilight by Tokujin Yoshioka

The exhibition Twilight by Tokujin Yoshioka will take place at Moroso Showroom during Milan design week. At the exhibition, an installation called Twilight and a series of chairs named Moon, will be presented. The installation Twilight is releasing the infinitive light rays in the white space, creates a scene as if the light breaks through...
Milan Design Week 2010 snapshots

Milan Design Week 2010 snapshots

Due to work and travels I have not been able to upload any images from Milan Design Week 2010 until now. Better late than never though. Voila, here are some of my best moments. Beautiful Nendo installation. Very poetic. And hard work – ten persons have been working with the construction since Christmas. Two images...
Milan Design Week 2010 interviews

Milan Design Week 2010 interviews

I went to Milan Design Week with knowledge company Designboost and recorded ten filmed interviews on the theme “Design for Life”. All persons were asked the same ten questions which originate from the key DesignBoost in October. The interviews will soon be released at the Designboost web. Tokujin Yoshioka Marcel Wanders Hella Jongerius Maarten Baas...

Foscarini at Milan Design Week 2010

Milan Design Week 2010 offers an interactive installation by lighting company Foscarini. Seems promising. Will take place at Superstudio Piu.