Patricia Urquiola designed the “Jellies Family”, a tableware collection of plates, trays, glasses, bowls and carafes made of brilliant coloured and transparent polymethylmethacrylate.
During the Milan Design Week 2014 local-based designer Riu Pereira in collaboration with Ryosuke Fukusada presented the ‘Tile Sash’ at Ventura Lambrate. Supported by Cotto ceramics this collection of bathroom furniture is inspired by the act of slicing a raw material in order to build something new.
For their first collaboration with Italian furniture brand Glas Italia, French brother Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec designed a collection of thermo-welded glass furniture which incorporates elements of wood and felt.
During the Milan Design Week 2014 at Lexus Design Amazing exhibition, Japanese designer Nao Tamura has presented a floating installation influenced by the earthquake that struck Japan in 2011.
Mini once again has used the Milan Design week to showcase its visionary design perspectives with an impressive installation. The Mini design team has joined forces with London-based art and design collective United Visual Artists (UVA) to present Parallels.
As part of the ‘RIBA Shanghai Windows Project 2014’ UNStudio was invited by China Xintiandi to create a gateway installation for the Xintiandi Style Retail Mall in Shanghai.
Japanese designer Naoki Ono, founder of Tokyo-based YOY design studio, presented at Salone Satellite during Milan Design Week 2014 a lights series that projects a lamp shade silhouette onto the wall.
To celebrate their third year presence at Salone del Mobile, fashion brand COS commissioned a site-specific installation and a temporary concept store to Japanese studio Nendo.
On the occasion of Milan Design Week 2014, Lexus for the second edition of its ‘LEXUS Design Amazing’ exhibition invited Italian designer Fabio Novembre to interpret the theme ‘Amazing in Motion’ through a site-specific installation.
Like an abstract figure, halfway between animal and vegetal, with its fluid curbs between softness and tension, Cape lamp collection by French designer Costance Guisset for furniture brand Moustache, reveals its light and opalescent colours.