Dual commitment for ALESSI: at the Salone del Mobile 2018 with the great designers and at the Fuorisalone with its first collection of home fragrance. ALESSI was present at the Salone del Mobile 2018 with an anthology of projects that illustrated the richness and variety of the domestic landscape the company has developed in almost half a century in the business. Past and present side-by-side in a heterogeneous collection of objects and designers, in a perfect excursus that provides inspiration for the scenarios of the near future. Five themes – Living, Table, Kitchen, Bar, Bathroom – form the basis of a display that showcased ALESSI’s home, bar, table accessories, lighting products, kitchen and bathroom objects, all created by internationally renowned designers. The group of architects and designers chosen to represent the brand on its first appearance in the design pavilions included Ettore Sottsass, Giulio Iacchetti and Jasper Morrison for the Bar area; David Chipperfield, Doriana and Massimiliano Fuksas, Zaha Hadid, Toyo Ito, Daniel Libeskind and Marcel Wanders for the Table and Kitchen section; the Campana Brothers, Giovanni Alessi Anghini and Gabriele Chiave and the King-Kong duo for the Living Room; Piero Lissoni and … Enjoy the reading
PARATISSIMA è una manifestazione, un evento, un progetto, nato per promuovere la creatività sia di artisti emergenti che già affermati (designer, stilisti, illustratori, fotografi, pittori, scultori, ecc..).
“It often happened to us to supply carpentry labs with metal frames for the carrying-out of hand-made furniture. This way I started to imagine to accost a substance like metal, of which I know potentiality and limits, to other natural elements. A curiosity from which sprung out the desire to create an aesthetic sensory experience” (Giovanni Vener)
A research that in 2012 brought to the creation of VENER Lab. A team of 12 carpenters, mechanicians and carpenters, carry out the works designed and projected by Giovanni Vener. Stainless steel, aluminium, iron, copper and cortén steel that melt with matters as the chestnut, Lebanese cedar, the stone, the marble, the glass. A route that created modern furniture, unique pieces or anyway in over limited production, that bring an elegant balance between…Enjoy the reading
ALTREFORME is an Italian brand producing furniture in aluminium. The company is born in 2008, in fact, as a spin-off of Fontana Group, Italian company founded in 1956, having its headquarters in Lecco and being leader in design and production of aluminium bodies for the most famous top cars all over the world, like Ferrari and Rolls Royce. ALTREFORME collections, all rigorously Made in Italy, are developed thanks to the will of its founder and Art Director Valentina Fontana. Being also Vice-president of Fontana Group, Valentina Fontana has always been fascinated by the properties of aluminium and she is the one who first believed in the possibility to …Enjoy the reading
GROHE opens its doors to the Milan Design Week 2018 for the inauguration of the new GROHE Italia showroom, a prestigious space completely renovated and destined to become the company’s reference point in the world. Signed by the GROHE design team in collaboration with the Italian architecture firm luoghiCOMUNI, the project creates the perfect setting framing the elegance, innovation and design of a brand that has always been committed to developing solutions that combine aesthetics, quality and sustainability in full respect of the…Enjoy the reading