Impressions from this year's edition of SaloneSatellite
Featuring some of the most creative, up-and-coming young (below the age of 35) designers and design schools from all over the world, this year SaloneSatellite celebrated its fifteenth birthday by ‘dedicating the 2012 edition to technology.’ In case you’ve missed it while in Milan, Architonic was there, with our ubiquitous camera on hand. Follow the link to our Facebook page to view no less than 220 images from this resourceful and decidedly inspiring show.
to Photo tour of Salone Internazionale del Mobile 2012, SaloneSatellite
including: WOW, Yenwen Tseng, Bbh, Vogelius & Muller, Snook/Way, …Some German Designers, 45 Kilo, Akka, Lukas Dahlen, Belgium is Design, My Concrete Garden, Two Designers, Laure Kasiers, Florian Saul, Florstedt/Jasny/Wilhelmse, Mermeladaestudio, Fogstudio, Federico Churba, Hoffmann & Krauss, Lisa Jo-Fan Chang, Staffan Holm, From Yuhang, Bao-nghi Droste, gt2p, Kaschkasch, Dots, Matteo Crispiatico, Angell Wyller Aarseth, Postfossil, Jacky Wu Design, Marcantonio Raimondi Malerba, Raul Lauri’, Acquacalda, Timo Niskanen, Rui Alves, Boenisch & Schellenberger, Jonas Forsman, Zhoujie Digital Lab, Studio Vit, Yoy, Greyge, Hiroomi Tahara, Addi, Big-Game, Antoinette Bader, Mut Design, March Gut, Johan Lindsten, Strek Collective, Pasila Design, Petra Wuestling, Technical Emotions and Melbourne Movement
'Branch' chair by Staffan Holm; photo by DDR GBG
To celebrate the fifteenth anniversary of Milan’s SaloneSatellite, this year its organisers invited fifteen international designers who presented their designs under the theme of ‘Design<->Technology’. Among the the exhibiting designers, all of whom were either former or current participants in the Satellite, was the award-winning Swedish designer Staffan Holm who showcased this delicate, bentwood chair. Inspired by nature, the aptly-named ‘Branch’ was created with the use of complex wood bending technology, Compwood. (more…)
Drum table by Corinna Warm for Swedese, presented at Stockholm Furniture Fair 2012
Swedese presents classics and newcomers at this year’s Stockholm Furniture Fair. Among the latter are Corinna warm’s Drum table and the new version of the Spin chair of Staffan Holm, which combines elegant shape with new bright colors.