Corona virus – Milano, Ci Manchi, captures Moooi’s highlights and some of the brands’ most precious memories of the last 19 years of Salone del Mobile fair and Fuorisalone satellite festival, two major design events which are normally held this time in April symbolize the end and the beginning of the company’s design season.
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“Everyone knows why we aren’t together this year and we dearly miss it. Most of all, we miss our beloved friends and partners, and all the magic we make happen together”, Marcel Wanders, founder and art-director of Moooi.
“We searched our archives to create a special video to make sure designers and design-lovers alike do not run out of inspiration.” Explain at Moooi. “This video is a recap of various highlights, honoring Milan and its people. The video is released the day Moooi’s exhibition in Milan normally would have opened its doors.”
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The company’s tribute is one of the ultimate digital initiatives launched by Milan Design Week platforms such of fuorisalone.it and Design Variations by Mosca Partners. A week before the event Dezeen has also launched Virtual Design Festival – originally named Virtual Milan, but then renamed due to protests against the initiative.
For almost twenty years Moooi has inspired and seduced the world with sparkling and innovative designs. The company’s exhibition is one of the highlights on show in Milan. The venture founded in 2001, is currently led by Marcel Wanders and Robin Bevers. Moooi is named after the Dutch word for beautiful – the third ‘o’ in the brand name stands for an extra value in terms of beauty & uniqueness.
Video, frame and photos by Moooi.
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