| 22 : 00 – 17 April 2018 |
Today, as the biggest event in design calendar officially opens, Milan Design Week 2018 sweeps over the Italian city for a week !!
Every year the design week sees hundreds of creative designers and brands showcase their latest projects and products, both at the Salone del Mobile furniture fair and elsewhere. From products making a debut to innovation in materials, all mark their presence here. The event acts a trigger to future trends and creative use of the application of materials in design industry. Since there is so much to see, talk, and take inspiration from in this design event, we bring to you few design work’s which captured our attention under different sections.
Salts – Designed by Erez Nevi Pana and curated by the Maria Cristina Didero
Photo – © Erez Nevi Pana & Claudia Rothkegel
The walking desk designed by Michael Hilgers for furniture design system company Sudbrock GmbH Möbelhandwerk is an integrated shelving which can turn into a functional table as a workplace. Berlin Bock is discovering Milan, so dont be surprised to find it in a public place or on a travelator next to you !
Known for his ‘light-based works’ the Open sky art installation in the central courtyard of Palazzo Isimbardi, is a mirror installation which reflects the shifts surrounding environment under the sky. The installation is a part of the 7th year celebration of COS clothing brand, hence the collaboration with artist Phillip Smith.
Photo – © Lance Gerber
Making its debut, collaborators ECO-Oh and ecopixel have come up with recycled thermoplastic products. Made from 100% household plastic trash, Trashplast is showcasing Champagne cooler, flower vase and a Illumination set. Suitable for outdoor products, Trashplast wishes to present its visitors and designers to pick up inspiration to use the recycled plastic in their future projects.
Photo – © Trashplast