Tag Archives: design

The designers of the future between San Diego and Milan

Domus Academy, in collaboration with Domus Academy School of Design at NewSchool, San Diego (USA), has instituted the Global Design Degree, which allows students to experiment with an international training course, attending a two-year course in Milan and two years in San Diego. In both countries, students will follow courses held by sector experts not

New frontiers for design

Where does design stand today? We hear from Luciano Galimberti, Chairman of ADI (Associazione Design Italiano), the organisation behind the Compasso d’Oro, the oldest and most prestigious design award in the world. A direct question to begin with: where does design stand today? The identity of design interests everyone today. As well as encouraging debate

50 candles for Marmomacc

The most important international event dedicated to marble, granite, processing technologies, design and training, will be 50 years old this year and returns to Veronafiere (Verona) from 30 September through 3 October. In support of Made in Italy, Marmomacc has dedicated a special project with three important sections: “The Italian Stone Theatre”, a pavilion for

Verona at the centre of design

Coinciding with Marmomacc (30 September – 3 October), Veronafiere will host Abitare il Tempo, the B2B fair for interior design operators and contractors. The decision to hold the two fairs at the same time for the second year running aims at consolidating the international flavour of the two events. The formula promoted by Abitare il

Investors believe in design and furnishings

Sector companies are increasingly in the spotlight of investors: this is what emerged from the conference “How to win the challenges of the global market” organised by Pambianco Strategie d’Impresa. According to Ernst&Young, Made in Italy is a key factor. Despite the limited growth in turnover in the years after the beginning of the financial

Design becomes multi-disciplinary

Reciprocity design Liège, Biennale internationale du design (which is now held every three years) is a forum for interaction and international cooperation designed to stimulate discussion and place the spotlight on design as a means for innovation and social and urban cohesion. In particular it focuses on the relationship between design and society, the collaboration

A special place

The Excelsior Hotel Gallia returns to play a leading and essential part of the magnificent Piazza Duca D’Aosta in Milan, dominated by Central Station, one of the most imposing and spectacular railway stations in the world. The hotel is one of the most advanced accomodation facilities in the world offering its guests the most efficient