Kartell's Milan Salone Internazionale del Mobile stand plays to one of the company's key strengths – its impressive collection.
In the third of our series of interviews from this year’s Milan Furniture Fair with some of the creative industries’ leading figures, we meet Lorenza Luti, marketing and retail director of established Italian brand Kartell, which, after 50 years in business, continues to innovate in the use of its signature material – plastic.
Amidst the frenzy of Milan’s Salone del Mobile, Architonic’s editors met up with a number of prominent designers. In this film, 19 creatives including Erwan Bouroullec, Benjamin Hubert, Patricia Urquiola, Werner Aisslinger, Monica Förster, Noé Duchaufour-Lawrance, Edward Barber, Luca Nichetto and designers of Claesson Koivisto Rune practice explain how they prepare for the fair, why it is important to be in Milan and how the show influences their work.
And if you’ve missed this year’s edition of Salone, follow the link below to view Architonic’s comprehensive photographic journey through Salone del Mobile, Salone Satelite, SaloneUfficio and Euroluce exhibitions.
Part 4 of Salone Internazionale del Mobile Milano 2011 photo tour on Facebook
The Milan Furniture Fair almost knows no bounds. Neither does our in-depth, on-site photo reportage. If you weren’t at the Salone del Mobile this year, or just simply didn’t have time to see everything, fear not. We have it covered.
This tranche of images includes: Kartell, Richard Lambert, Magis, Offecct, e15, Erik Jørgensen, Quinze & Milan, Edra, Extremis, Glas Italia, Wogg, Indera, Inno, Woodnotes, Ruckstuhl, Tonelli Design, LEMA, Gervasoni, Poliform and Very Wood.
Enjoy our first part of the Salone Internazionale del Mobile Milano 2011 tour on Facebook…. incl. Zanotta, MDF Italia, Moroso, lapalma, Driade, Opinion Ciatti, Casamania, Thonet, Covo, Kristalia, B-LINE, Kettal, Frag, Emmemobili, Tribu, Tacchini, Arper, Limited Edition, arco, emu, m114, STUA
Salone Internazionale del Mobile Milano 2011 tour on facebook
IVY stackable shelf system by Thomas Bernstrand for Swedese
Ivy is a stackable shelf system. The shelves can be stacked in three different ways: Stacked to the left it will lean left, stacked to the right it will lean right. When stacked alternatedly, the modules level out. With just five pieces there one has 81 possibilities to stack the shelf.
At the upcoming Salone del Mobile in Milan, Vitra is going to present its Home Collection 2011 with new products designed by Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec, Antonio Citterio, Konstantin Grcic, Alfredo Haeberli, Jasper Morrison and Edward Barber & Jay Osgerby.