The Big Book of Design

Looking for a book to take refuge in on autumn evenings that isn’t a classic novel? 24 ORE Cultura presents the Big Book of Design, the volume curated by architect Andrea Branzi...


The online coloring book

Make a black and white drawing to be downloaded and colored in! That was the proposal of Milano Art Guide, who has already brought in 200 contemporary artists on its digital platform...


The first Design History Handbook

It is not just a simple book that talks about the history of design, but a real and true handbook that helps us understand the industrial revolution, technological innovations, enlightened artists, design schools...


Ugo La Pietra and his dictionary of design

Fashion, technology, home furnishings, craftsmanship and the city: Ugo La Pietra faces these and so many other themes in order to narrate and explain design to us.


ADI Design Index 2019: the pride and joy of Italian design

226 products and projects that best represent all the latest design trends: The ADI – Association for Industrial Design – Permanent Design Observatory presents the annual selection of excellence in Italian design...


Living Divani 50+30 Book

With a book that’s an authentic collector’s gem, Living Divani celebrates the company’s 50th anniversary as well as the 30 year-long partnership with its art director, Piero Lissoni.


Molteni&C: The Art of Living

A forest on the hills, the canals in Venice, the bewitching appeal of the Italian tradition and modernity too. The Art of Living by Molteni&C illustrates the way in which lifestyle blends with the beauty of Italy, combining different periods and stories.

Accessori di design

Design explained to children

There are clouds that light up and dolls that transform into sofas. How do you explain design to a child? An eight-time winner of the ADI Compasso d’Oro award, the Italian architect and designer Mario Bellini answers the question with his new book...

World of accessories

The atlas of design

The volume that every design addict dreams of having on his bookshelf has finally arrived. The Atlas of Furniture Design, edited by Matteo Kries and Jochen Eisenbrand of the Vitra Design Museum, is the new bible of the design world.


ADI Design Index 2018: Italian design excellence

This year too, the design watchdog ADI – the Association for Industrial Design – has selected the best design projects to be included in the publication ADI Design Index 2018, a collection of the top projects on the Italian scene that compete for the prestigious award Compasso d’Oro 2020.