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Clerkenwell Design Week: a stroll through design

Now in its eighth edition, London design and architecture festival Clerkenwell Design Week is back from the 23rd to the 25th May 2017.

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Franco Albini at the Polytechnic of Milan

Throughout the year, the Fondazione Franco Albini will be hosting event series 'Il Segno tra ieri e domani' (lit. drawing between today and tomorrow) to mark its tenth anniversary. Save the date, exhibition La Sostanza Della Forma (lit. the essence of form) will be at the Polytechnic of Milan from the 5th to the 30th May 2017...

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In Venice, glass by Ettore Sottsass

The next segment of exhibition series Le Stanze del Vetro is on at the Fondazione Cini in Venice from the 10th April to the 30th July 2017. And after putting on display work by Finnish designers and a tribute to Paolo Venini, now it’s the turn of Ettore Sottsass.

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The white plastic chair at the Vitra Design Museum

What you think might happen if you put a white plastic chair in a museum? Monobloc – A Chair for the World. On display at the Vitra Design Museum in Weil am Rhein, Germany until the 18th June 2017...

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20 years of the SaloneSatellite at the Fabbrica del Vapore

Armchairs in pleated fabrics, upcycled lamps, innovative materials and 3D textures: extraordinary, playful and sassy pieces take to the stage at the Fabbrica del Vapore in Milan.

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Space&Interiors 2017: an exhibition on internal finishes

Without a doubt, Milan Design Week couldn’t be complete without an event on internal finishes. In fact, the Salone del Mobile, Milan presents exhibition/ event Space&Interiors 2017, which will be at The Mall in the Porta Nuova neighbourhood until Saturday the 8th April.

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Giro Giro Tondo, an exhibition at the Triennale Design Museum

Giro Giro Tondo. Design for children is on at the Triennale Design Museum, Milan from the 1st April 2017 until the 18th February next year. Set up to celebrate the museum’s tenth anniversary, Giro Giro Tondo (lit. ring a ring o' roses) is an exhibition about childhood.

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Alcantara’s Fantasy Access Code

So, what could 6 different artists get up to in the Appartamento del Principe (lit. the prince’s apartment)? Promoted by brand Alcantara, Codice di Avviamento Fantastico (Fantasy Access Code) is at the Palazzo Reale, Milan from the 28th March to the 30th April 2017.

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Mondocleto, Cleto Munari showing in Vicenza

MondoCleto. Il design di Cleto Munari pays tribute to contemporary Italian designer Cleto Munari; this exhibition is at the Palazzo Chiericati in Vicenza, northeast Italy, from the 18th March until the 10th June 2017.

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Driade at the Carnival, design as a symbol

Carnival is done and dusted, and the 2017 Salone del Mobile, Milan will start in just under a month. So, what’s the connection? Well, just think of the kind of excitement a Carnival usually brings: cheer, tradition, drama and theatrics...