Milan 2020 – The Salone del Mobile.Milano has cancelled its 2020 edition due to COVID-19, but “Milan Design Week doesn’t stop,” say at Fuorisalone.it the reference platform of the world’s largest and most influential design festival. Fuorisalone Digital is Fuorisalone’s brand new virtual event ready to kick off on June 15, with the patronage of the City of Milan and the support of watchmaker Rado and Hyundai.
Fuorisalone Digital consists of a Web Portal, guide and reference tool of the whole project; Magazine, an in-depth container on the world of design at 360°; Social Media and Newsletter, to which are added the new Fuorisalone Tv and Fuorisalone Meets and special channels dedicated to China and Japan.
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From June 15, +300 furniture brands and designers, +30 hours of live talks, +100 documentaries and video on demand e +25 webinars will go live on Fuorisalone.it.
Major furniture and design-driven companies, galleries and group exhibitions will join the virtual event.
The list includes: 6×6 – Cesare Roversi arredamenti, ADD, Agape, Arper, Artek, B&B Italia, Bisazza, Boito Sarno Architects, Carvico, cc-tapis, Cedit, Code, Cristina Rubinetterie, D-ICON, DforDesign, Diab Group, Deutsche Telekom, DOME, Elica, Errante Design, ETRO Home, Expochain, Fenix, Florim, Fornasetti, Galleria Paola Colombari, Georges Store, Gianfranco Ferrè Home, Green Wise, Home Tres Chic, Inversion, Iris Ceramica Group, JCP, Jumbo Collection, Kasthall, Kohler, Lamborghini, Land Rover, Livingcap, Londonart, Masiero, Medit Italia, Memphis, Merck, Milesi, MyMosaic, Molteni&C | Dada, Nilufar, Norwegian Presence, Novacolor, Pedrali, PUPUPULA, Reflex, Roberto Cavalli Home, Saba, SAG’80, SAI Industry, SAIB, Salvatori, Signature Kitchen Suite, Society Limonta, Studio Italia Design, Tai Ping, Tecno, Tecnografica, Tecnotelai, The Placemakers, Tiburtini, Vescom, Visionnaire, Vitra, Wacom, WAW Collection, Whiteoak, Wood-Skin and Zanotta.
Milan Design Week top design districts as well as collectives and platforms will take part as well:
Artemest, Belgium is Design, Brera Design District, Institut français, Isola Design District, KbWindow, Materially, Swiss Design District, Theatro, Tortona Rocks, Virtual Design Variations, Virtual Design Variations – Focus Portugal, Worth.
The cultural partners of the event are:
Accademia Abadir, BASE, Design Group Italia, Design Resistenza, DesignTech, Digital to Asia, Fondazione Albini, Fondazione per l’architettura / Torino, Fondazione Ordine degli Architetti di Milano, Ordine degli Architetti di Torino, Festival Bottom Up, Freitag, H-farm, Hi-Hack, Hi-Interiors, ICS International School, IED, Italia Innovation, IULM, LeftLoft, Materially, NABA, Playful Living, Poli.design, RCS Group, Politecnico di Milano, Shenzhen Creative Week, SIB, SUPER, SUPERSTUDIO.