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Clerkenwell Design Week celebrates its tenth birthday

Clerkenwell Design Week, the annual independent London design festival, is ten years old. From the 21th to the 31st May 2019, CDW kicks-off birthday celebrations with a series of events and site-specific installations, beginning with the inevitable tribute, 10 gigantic, three-metre-high candles...

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Living in a box, from design to comics

The Castiglioni brother’s Taccia lamp in Diabolik’s apartment, the Butterfly Chair in Charlie Brown’s living room and Valentina by Crepax lying down on Les Corbusier’s Lounge Chair. Have you ever noticed that design icons are often found in comic strips?

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Michael Anastassiades and 12 years of designs

Light structures that create bold chandeliers and simple furniture with a pure aesthetic, minimalism is undoubtedly Michael Anastassiades’ distinctive feature.

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Play No Rules: a Milano il design gioca senza regole

Books, game books, a jack-in-the-box as well as games for you to create. With the exhibition Play no rules. Artist’s toys, Corraini Edizioni puts the focus on pure creativity...

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The MoMA in New York polishes off Good Design

The Salone del Mobile 2019 has recently closed its doors and stimulated by the MoMA in New York, we’ve began asking ourselves the current value of Good Design...

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The world of Zaha Hadid on display in Milan

With the solo exhibit Zaha Hadid Design Collection, ME Milan Il Duca, a five-star hotel in the heart of Milan, devotes the month of April to the architect and designer Zaha Hadid.

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Andrea Maffei describes OUVERTURE

The architect Andrea Maffei describes to Designbest the origins and main theme of OUVERTURE, an installation made with the partnership of Ceramica Fioranese as part of Interni Human Spaces at the Università Statale in Milan for Fuorisalone 2019.

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Nendo enchants us with Shape of Gravity

Nendo’s world is again a crowd pleaser: evanescent, fleeting and imperceptible, its dreamlike exhibition display makes for a truly dramatic appearance. Housed in the nineteenth-century Istituto dei Ciechi building, Milan...

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Fuorisalone #19: a trip around the world in 7 events

Seven countries for seven different types of creativity. With Fuorisalone 2019, you are able to take a trip around the world to experience different ways of life and cultures, similar as well as distant to ours...

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A New Moka is Blooming at Mudec

Alessi celebrates one of the icons of industrial design – the moka –with the special project A New Moka is Blooming, held at Mudec Museo delle Culture...