Our Salone del Mobile 2016 in 11 images

1_12998570_1749208698642018_3892903155682013696_nA sunny workplace…

2_Sunglasses13000375_1748012042095017_5814477178186803586_nSunshine greetings from Milan.

3_Blumenpracht-bei-'Masterly---The-Dutch-in-Milan'12963360_1748858152010406_8435625442935015629_nFlower fantasy at “Masterly – The Dutch in Milan”

4_Nendo13000142_1749681065261448_3315790689990631530_n50 Manga Chairs by Nendo

5_Kin12963754_1748832735346281_5987648119391210788_nJo Nagasaka IN his installation boing boing for Kinnasand

6_thonet12993327_1748455025384052_1951251859703498111_nThonet fair stand staff
7_Flöt12963896_1748455368717351_2055187958164713353_nElmar Flötotto explains the new PRO Stool of Konstantin Grcic to future clients

8_Fosc12924371_1746611195568435_4723603365687652811_nFoscarini at Museo Poldi Pezzoli: All Eyes on drawers!

9_The Evolution of Light! Press Cocktail bei Astep im Palazzo Litta12961476_1748969415332613_4978331971564520641_nThe Evolution of Light! Astep Press Cocktail at Palazzo Litta

10_Renzo und Andrea Rosso präsentieren die Diesel Living Neuheiten.12987152_1748837448679143_6320605476229221499_nRenzo and Andrea Rosso present the Diesel Living novelties

11_Cos_Sou_Fujimoto12998504_1749552068607681_467575546269855973_nSpotlight Installation of Cos x Sou Fujimoto

Salone del Mobile.Milano

 

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The international design summit and also we are there with (nearly) the whole team. Pleasant anticipation, even if long exhausting days and aching feet are inevitable. But also fascinating inspirations, exciting encounters and interesting conversations.
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One day in Life with Daniel Libeskind

The countdown is on… Watch out for what is happening at Opernplatz in Frankfurt in 47 days: on the occasion of the music festival “One Day in Life”, Daniel Libeskind’s installation “Musical Labyrinth” made from Dekton will be inaugurated!

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An Italian Cowboy

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Big Arper Meeting in Monastier di Treviso: 250 employees, agentes and PR people witnessed how Luigi Feltrin’s family honored the founder of Arper: the book “I wanted to be a cowboy” tells stories from his childhood, of difficult times, of the complicated start of the company Arper and of its huge success and development. Standing Ovations!

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An eventful week comes to an end …

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… And our highlight was the launch of the new Kvadrat/Raf Simons collection at Galerie Thomas Schulte in Berlin. Here are some impressions before the rush.

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Vecchia sede – Agape

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The Agape HQ near Mantua is always worth visiting: Currently on show is a photo exhibition of Agape’s most successful contract projects

Next step: Astep!

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We went to Copenhagen and met these two gentlemen: Alessandro Sarfatti and Nichlaos Zambetti are the founders of our new client Astep. What they are holding is the starting point of their collaboration… to be continued in the Palazzo Litta in Milan in April – stay tuned!

Milano – Looking forward to it!

First meeting with clients to prepare Salone del Mobile. Despite the heavy fog already looking forward to it. Here some impressions:

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imm cologne 2016

#Highlights from the show

Every year the imm Cologne is one of the annual number one destinations for furniture enthusiasts around the world. And of course we and some of our clients are also part of it!

See our personal highlights and insights from the show and from the design hot spots around Cologne:

alessi_in_kölnAlberto Alessi explains the beauty and the mastery of Alessi’s products. (Location: MAKK)

 

alessi makk zdf…and the German television channel ZDF with its morning show was also thrilled to learn more about Alessi.

 

string imm 2Meanwhile at imm: String Furniture celebrates the beauty of contrasts, set up by the Swedish stylist Lotta Agaton.

 

string close upString goes back to black.

 

Das haus 3Welcome home! “Das Haus”, designed by Studio Sebastian Herkner, can be visited in hall 2.2.

 

Das Haus_2Have a seat at “Das Haus” by Sebastian Herkner.

 

thonet on the stage immThorsten Muck, CEO of Thonet GmbH, discusses the popularity of classic furniture.

 

Jorre vanAst bei ThonetDesigner Jorre van Ast talks about his new table 1060 for Thonet.

 

Verzelloni_2Verzelloni celebrates the beauty of rich colours, hall 11.1.

 

Verzelloni_gelbThe sun is shining, the sofa is sweet, yeah. Divanitas by Verzelloni.

 

Montana_Design PostDesign it yourself! Limitless creativity at Montana in the Design Post.

 

kavdratStefan Scholten from Scholten & Baijings presents his newest collection of fabrics for Kvadrat. (Location: Design Post)

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Wooden elegance and textile pleasures – That’s how we enjoyed this year’s DOMOTEX!

After the show is before the show: As the Cologne furniture fair imm is in full swing, we however want to take a look back at the last weekend as we, with a group of journalists, visited the DOMOTEX in Hanover: There we took a closer look at what is yet to come regarding creative floor coverings in 2016.

Bild_1_IVCA touch of nature and experimental geometry was shown at the Belgian firm IVC.

Bild_2_Giulio_VorwerkFascinating colours: Designer and colour expert Giulio explained the importance of nuances in developing appealing textile flooring.

Bild_3_VorwerkGive me a break! We took a seat at Vorwerk flooring to process some impressions.

Bild_4_VorwerkHmm, that’s smooth! Sensual approach to carpets at Vorwerk flooring booth.

Bild_5_Piero“Solo italiano..” Special guest and architect Piero Lissoni explained his visions of beautiful flooring solutions. (Host: Martina Metzner)

Bild_6_Margaritelli_UrquiolaWinig and dining at Margaritelli. Additionally we got to know the latest collection of parquet flooring designs made by Patricia Urquiola.

Bild_7_SchmidbaurDay two of our press tour: Karolin Schmidbaur of Coop Himmelb(l)au introduced us to her special view on architecture.

Bild_8_RUG-StarRUG STAR from Berlin has the brains for creative carpet designs.

Bild_9_Reuber_HenningAt Reuber Henning we learned, that a design carpet can be created in only four minutes. Impressive!

Bild_10_ZollanvariZollanvari from Switzerland and their designs took us on a tour to far away land. Just beautiful!

Bild_11_EvansLast and least: Ben Evans, editor of HALI Magazine, presented the nominees of this year’s Carpet Design Awards. Thank you, Ben!