Luxury French crystal house¬†Baccarat¬†returns to Palazzo Morando, showcasing new collaborations with designers Philippe Starck, Arik Levy, the Campana Brothers and Jaime Hayon, joined also by Philippe Nigro, Louise Campbell and Jean Marc Gady – with a series of lighting installations.
Palazzo Morando. Via Sant’Andrea, 6 // Wednesday April 10-14th
Czech brand¬†Verreum¬†was founded in 2009, and will officially re-launch at Wallpaper*Handmade at Leclettico.
Aiming to revive traditional glass-making with a collection featuring silvered glass – a forgotten ¬†technique now enhanced by new technologies, with a series of designs from Karin Rashid, Sebastian Herrkner, Defne Koz, Arik Levy and Sebastian Bergne
Wallpaper*Handmade at Leclettico //¬†Via San Gregorio 39
Founded by entrepreneur Petter Neby in 2008, PUNKT continues a commitment to design simplicity, with another appearance at Spazio Rossana Orlandi.
The new ES01 extension socket, designed by Colombian born Barcelona resident Georges Moanack will farewell to a spaghetti of tangled wires under one’s desk!
Developed under the art direction of British industrial designer Jasper Morrison, all plugs and cables can converge neatly into the ES01 extension socket.
Spazio Rossana Orlandi, Via Matteo Bandello 14 // daily 9am – 8pm
Following the success of the recent Gino Sarfatti exhibition at Triennale di Milano (Design Museum) in December 2012, FLOS, major sponsors of the installation have decided to re-edition Sarfatti’s famous designs created for Areluce in the 50’s and 60’s.
FLOS will also launch new lights designed by Paul Cocksedge, Michael Anastassiades and Ron Gilad.
FLOS – Corso Monforte 15, Tuesday 9 – Sunday 14 // 9.30 am – 8.00pm
GAIA&GINO unveils the Enlightenment collection by partnering with Wallpaper* at the Wallpaper* Handmade exhibition at Leclettico. this will be the company’s first collection of lighting, set accompany its successful collections of luxury interior accessories.
Noe Duchafour Lawrence, Arik Levy, Karim Rashid, Juergen Mayer H, Brad Ascalon, Pearson Lloyd, Jaime Hayon and Annette Hinterwirth are among the featured designers.
Wallpaper* Handmade at Leclettico, Via San Gregorio 39
Tuesday 9th – Saturday 13th April
Brit designer Lee Broom will bring the Crystal Bulb Shop, a highlight from the recent London Design Festival, to Spazio Pontaccio in the Brera District.
Recreating an old fashioned shop, Broom will launch a series of new products based on the hugely popular Crystal Bulb – with new versions to include frosted and table versions of the contemporary icon.
Spazio Ponaccio – Via Pontaccio 18 // Monday 8 ¬† – Saturday 13th
Kartell and Swiss bathroom specialist LAUFEN have collaborated to produce a new bathroom line that will be displayed at the Kartell flagship showroom during Salone del Mobile.
Kartell will also present new products from Philippe Starck, Patricia Urquiola, Tokujin Yoshioka, Piero Lissoni, and Ferruccio Laviani, amoung others, at the KARTELL booth at Rho Fiera
Kartell Showroom, Spa Via delle Industrie 1 // 7.00 am – 9.00 pm daily
Together with Moroso, Danish textile vanguards Kvadrat have commissioned ‘The Revolving Room‘ – a special installation designed by Patricia Urquiola – who has created a new textile collection too coincide with a new armchair for Moroso.
via Motaccio 8/10 ¬†// Wednesday 10 – Sunday 14
Kvadrat also presents the Ready Made Curtain, designed by the Bouroullec brothers – a hanging system requiring interactive participation with the user as part of its function.
Kvadrat Showroom,¬†Corso Monforte 15 // Wednesday 10 – Sunday 14, 2013