Tradition, Reconnection, and Nature: Trends and Themes of the 60th Edition of the Salone del Mobile.Milano

Tradition, Reconnection, and Nature: Trends and Themes of the 60th Edition of the Salone del Mobile.Milano Courtesy of Salone del Mobile.Milano © Andrea Mariani ShareShare Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or From the 7th until the 12th of June, the streets of Milan were overflowing with thousands of national and international architects, designers, manufacturers, … Read more

Affordable Housing in Milan / C+S Architects

Affordable Housing in Milan / C+S Architects © Alessandra Bello and Pietro Savorelli + 30 ShareShare Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or © Alessandra Bello and Pietro Savorelli Text description provided by the architects. The plot R11 is located at the northern end of the Highrise Village, bordering the park Cascina Merlata, the largest … Read more

Philippe Starck reinterprets Dior’s Medallion chair in Milan

Philippe Starck reinterprets Dior’s Louis XVI Medallion chair in Milan. Philippe Starck is the latest designer to put his stamp on Dior’s Louis XVI Medallion chair, creating 24 interpretations for the French brand’s presentation at Milan Design Week 2022. The Louis XVI Medallion chair dates back to the late 18th century, and has been associated … Read more

Fendi leads Milan trends with feminine silhouettes for men

MILAN (AP) — Milan menswear designers seem to have decided on the answer, but the question remains: Have the pandemic lockdowns emboldened men to embrace a more feminine silhouette, including skirts, mini-dresses and cape coats? The Milan Fashion Week of previews for next winter and fall continued for the second day Saturday, with guests enjoying … Read more

Italian DJ Trio Meduza Shares A Travel Guide To Milan, Italy

When I think of Milan, Italy, thoughts of luxury couture and beautiful neoclassical architecture come to mind first. In addition to the city’s booming fashion industry (Fashion Week is traditionally held here twice a year), Milan is also home to a thriving music scene. In fact, this bustling metropolis is where Grammy-nominated electronic music act, … Read more

In Milan, Maurizio Cattelan Ruminates on Death With an Installation in a Crematorium and a Shocking New Self-Portrait

The Italian maverick artist Maurizio Cattelan is not afraid of death. In fact, the ultimate ending is the subject of the artist’s two new shows in Milan. Perhaps counterintuitively, Cattelan hopes these projects will shed light on how to live with pain and trauma in times of turmoil. “These two works might not be explicitly … Read more

Sharon Stone takes in Dolce&Gabbana at relaxed Milan fashion.

MILAN (AP) — Front-rows of A-listers and shoulder-to-shoulder seating gave Milan Fashion Week a pre-pandemic air. So far this week, Sharon Stone has sat appraisingly at Dolce & Gabbana, Rihanna and A$AP Rocky have rocked Gucci, and Kim Kardashian wore Prada, at Prada. After two years of digital-physical mix, social distancing and travel restrictions that … Read more

Milan’s struggle to tame gentrification – POLITICO

This article is part of POLITICO’s Global Policy Lab, a collaborative journalism project exploring the future of cities. Sign up here. MILAN — Not too long ago, Milan’s trendy Isola neighborhood was a no-go zone. Originally a working-class area for people who came to work at the local Pirelli factory, by the 1960s it had … Read more