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CERAMICHE REFIN presents GLINT, a project by Quayola for REFIN DTS

On the occasion of Milan Art Week and Fuorisalone 2024, Refin presents the inaugural exhibition of the new DTS project within the premises of Refin Studio, the Milanese space of the brand dedicated to design and research on ceramic material.

Bottega in Bloom: ICG Gallery London becomes an artistic workshop

Iris Ceramica Group takes part in the Clerkenwell Design Week with its ICG Gallery and with its very own space in The Old Sessions House. For the occasion, the Company presents “Bottega in Bloom”, an original format of events and workshops reflecting on circularity and the role of art in transforming and giving new meaning to waste materials.

LAUFEN presents Colour Archaeology

LAUFEN presents the new 12-colour palette for ceramics developed with Roberto Sironi Studio.

Ceramica & Creatività : a project by Casalgrande Padana in collaboration with the Brera Academy of Fine Arts

Casalgrande Padana, in collaboration with the Brera Academy of Fine Arts, presents “Ceramica & Creatività”, a project promoting the value of porcelain stoneware. The project is coordinated by architect Roberto Semprini, lecturer and director of the Product Design course at the Academy’s Artistic Design for Business course.

Coverings 2024 Propels Industry Growth and Inspires Next Generation Professionals

Coverings, il principale evento internazionale di piastrelle di ceramica e pietre naturali in Nord America, ha affascinato l'industria delle piastrelle, della pietra e del design e delle costruzioni con uno spettacolo e una conferenza elettrica.

Taiwan design showcased at Milan Design Week

Who will ask the right questions in this age of complex transformations? On display at the first Taiwan Pavilion in Milan, fifteen Taiwanese studios and brands are confronting global issues from the point of view of local material culture and reflections. Through their projects, they examine the role of design in contemporary society and the value of design thinking in asking questions correctly. The questions, in fact, are designed in Taiwan.

CookingRAK by RAK Ceramics Wins “Red Dot: Best of the Best” in Product Design 2024

RAK Ceramics excels in the Product Design category, earning both the coveted "Red Dot" recognition and the prestigious "Red Dot: Best of the Best" accolade.

HYDRO: 7 top designers showcase objects made from revolutionary aluminium product

At Milan Design Week 2024, world-leading Norwegian aluminium and renewable energy company Hydro presented the ground-breaking exhibition 100R – a celebration of Hydro CIRCAL 100R, the world’s first industrial-scale aluminium product made entirely of post-consumer scrap. To showcase the material’s vast possibilities, Hydro has gathered a team of seven renowned designers to create objects from this revolutionary aluminium.

Durat presents: "Porta dei Colori"

The Finnish company's manifesto installation celebrates the combination of circular economy, creativity, and beauty. From Alcova, in a striking dialogue with the historic architecture of Villa Bagatti Valsecchi. Concept and design by designer Linda Bergroth.

Summumstudio® and Neolith present "A Reflection of Who We Are" in a genuine ode to nature

"A Reflection of Who We Are" is the title of an ephemeral installation designed by Summumstudio for Neolith. It can be seen at the latest edition of CASA DECOR 2024 in the gardens of Palacio de la Trinidad, where the manufacturer’s products blend into the natural setting.

A fusion of water and architecture: GROHE SPA unveils “Aquatecture”

GROHE showcases its premium sub-brand GROHE SPA, celebrating “Salus per aquam” (Latin for “Health through Water”). A captivating installation at Palazzo Reale – the historic royal residence in the heart of Milan with neoclassical architecture – invites visitors to an immersive experience with water at its core. The carefully curated “Aquatecture” spaces exhibit the four tiers of GROHE SPA highlighting modular shower solutions, the smooth Satin finish, bespoke Allure Gravity collection and 3D metal-printed products.

A record 2024: the Salone del Mobile.Milano closes +17.1%

361,417 presences, 54.3% from abroad. The Salone del Mobile is confirmed as an international point of reference for a key industry for the economy, sustainable innovation and the future of home living. The ingredients of its success: 1,950 exhibitors from 35 diferent countries, a stunning Cultural Programme and a challenge called “evolution.” From design to experience.

2024 Coverings Installation & Design Award Winners Announced

Coverings, the preeminent event for the ceramic tile and natural stone industry in North America, has bestowed Coverings Installation & Design (CID) Awards to recognize 21 exceptional projects for their ingenuity, craftsmanship and technical proficiency in the use of tile and stone. The recipients of the awards were celebrated during the CID Awards Reception & Ceremony April 23 at Coverings 2024 in Atlanta, Georgia.

ANAMORPHOSIS – Revealing Beauty

In an era where authenticity and originality are emerging priorities in contemporary design, Antonacci Falegnamerie, in collaboration with Artistic Director Fabio Mazzeo, presents an unprecedented fusion of tradition and innovative design at the Salone del Mobile in Milan. This event marks the debut of "ANAMORPHOSIS – Revealing Beauty," a testament to the art of tailor-made carpentry interpreted through an ultra-contemporary lens.

UNobject presents "Experiential Matter"

During the Milan Design Week 2024, which will be held from 16 to 21 April, UNobject, founded in Taiwan in 2023, invites the public to Hall 10 at Palazzo Litta to present "Experiential Matter".

The Instant of Change: how do materials taste?

Artist and food designer Alessandra Pallotta's installation invites visitors to discover what happens when design becomes edible, in a series of abstract forms that can be shared with the public. Featuring an intervention by Chinese photographer Ting Tang.

Io sono un drago, the true story of Alessandro Mendini

As part of their cultural partnership, Triennale Milano and the Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain are presenting a dual homage to Alessandro Mendini, the architect, designer, artist and theorist who left his mark on the revolutions in thought and behavior of the 20th century and the new millennium.

WASP 3D Prints Dropcity for Milan Design Week

On the occasion of Salone del Mobile, WASP is opening the doors of its 3D printing construction site located within Dropcity, showcasing its technologies in action.

Kale continues its foreign investments with Germany

Kale's New Destination in the European Market: The Kale Dealer in Cologne is inaugurated with a ceremony. Timur Karaoğlu: "We aim to make a difference in the European market."

Riken Yamamoto, 2024 Pritzker Architecture Prize Laureate

The Pritzker Architecture Prize announces Riken Yamamoto, of Yokohama, Japan, as the 2024 Laureate of the Pritzker Architecture Prize, the award that is regarded internationally as architecture’s highest honor.