Environmentally conscious, a contemporary aesthetic and a functional design. What if we told you that we have found a kitchen that satisfies all these requirements? It’s so attractive and innovative, it appears to have been especially made for our personal wellbeing.
From modern icon to collector's item destined to last in time: the famous bookcase in white plastic with a honeycomb-like, perforated structure designed by the brothers Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec for Cappellini is brought back as a sculptural piece, the result of superior joinery. “I would like to go back, and this is a political and ethical choice as well, to the origins of our work, doing things by hand (…)” Erwan said as regards to his new projects.
The Mad, Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Paris pays tribute to Gio Ponti, one of the most iconic designers and architects of the twentieth century, with a retrospective exhibition entitled Tutto Ponti. Gio Ponti Archi- Designer.
“Culture is not only knowledge, it’s the ability to do things well”. This is how Barbara Novellini, president of the Novellini Group, begins when she introduces her firm, a brand started as a family-run business that she now manages with her brother Marco.
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.