Louvre Abu Dhabi: the new museum by Jean Nouvel

Since a little over a month ago, the “island of happiness” too has its own museum. Designed by Jean Nouvel, the new Louvre Museum was constructed a patch of dry land known as Saadyat (the island of happiness) in Abu Dhabi, the capital city of the United Arab Emirates.


SIX Project, a design concept store hidden behind plants

If you have ever strolled down the Navigli neighbourhood in Milan, you will have certainly come across many leafy courtyards and old buildings with peeling facades, the guardians of magical kingdoms.


Casa Fantini/Lake time, the new boutique hotel on the Orta Lake

A lakeside view, and a dream-like mood. This is what the new boutique hotel Casa Fantini/Lake time is all about, overlooking the Orta lake, right in the heart of Pella, the same town where the Fantini headquarters are located.


Palazzo Litta Cultura: the cultural centre in Milan

Iconic period home in the heart of Milan, Palazzo Litta has been turned into a real cultural centre. In fact, open to the public from October, the new multidisciplinary space Palazzo Litta Cultura is set to put on a wide range of events from a variety of different fields that include: art, design, photography, cinema, music, theatre and dance.


Italian summer with FAI and Emu

What better time than summer, to visit some of the most beautiful villas and other places of historic interest protected by the FAI. For those of you who need to be clued in, the FAI (Fondo Ambiente Italiano) is an Italian private non-profit organization that preserves the local building heritage...


In Milan, Greek summer at the Senato Hotel

With summer approaching, the Senato Hotel in Milan has decided to go for a total new look. Overseen by talented local designer Gian Paolo Venier, each year the roof terrace of the Senato Hotel will be remodelled by a different designer...


SX88, a new breed of yacht

SX88 is the 27-metre crossover motor yacht, interior designed by Piero Lissoni and exterior by Officina Italiana Design for Sanlorenzo. Recently launched at the Triennale Design Museum...


Salvioni Milano Durini: a new interior design concept store

Six floors, five apartments, one showroom. Salvioni Design Solutions has recently opened interior design concept store Salvioni Milano Durini; this new 1100 sqm space is housed in an early twentieth century building in the heart of Milan.


Hotel VIU Milan: the new 5 star hotel

Recently opened in the vibrant Porta Volta neighbourhood in central Milan, luxury Hotel VIU Milan fully embodies the cosmopolitan spirit of this city.


At the 2017 Salone del Mobile, jump in bed with design

Hostel, exhibition space, workshop and creative hub; this is the Design Hostel. Open from the 1st until the 10th April 2017, Design Hostel is a temporary space housed in the same building as the MakersHub in the Bovisa neighbourhood, Milan