Born in Milan in 1936, Nanda Vigo, a lifetime dedicated to art and architecture, partner of Piero Manzoni, frequenter of the artists who founded the Azimut group in Milan, curator of the legendary Zero avantgarde show in the studio of Lucio Fontana in 1965, and collaborator of Giò Ponti, is currently seeing a new lease of creativefervour as protagonist at the Maxi in Romewith an imposing installation sponsored by Alcantara. She is … Read more about The Light of Nanda Vigo
For one day only, in the packed calendar of events at the Salone, it was possible to visit the apartment of designer Gabriella Crespi in Via dell’ Annunciata, one year on from her death.The apartment itself is untouched, as if she still lived there, with the … Read more about Gabriella Crespi, living emotions.
Annibale Colombo is a manufacturer of classic furnishings with proven experience and expertise. Two years ago he had the idea of asking Matteo Garrone, producer of the stunning short, “Before design classic” – used by the Salone to showcase Italian skills globally – to direct a film dedicated to promoting classic style. … Read more about Partnerships
The Cappellini 2018 collection, on show at the Salone del Mobile, on a stand illuminated by a white light, Dan Flavin style, set out in a system of stacked boxes to create a sort of turreted mediaeval city … Read more about An eclectic collection
Opening on 21 April at London’s Victoria & Albert Museum is the exhibition “Fashioned from nature”, a medley of clothes and jewellery inspired by nature or created with natural materials … Read more about Fashion inspired by nature
As usual, Jacopo Foggini, the artist who invented a brand-new procedure for extruding methacrylate (the type used for car reflectors), … Read more about Methacrylate embroidery