Fatto Bene: a small exhibition for ‘well made’ great design

Fatto Bene exhibition - Photo by Matteo Bellomo-Stefania Zanetti, courtesy of Teo Sandigliano.

Francesco Faccin, Lorenzo Damiani, Zanellato Bortolotto, and more focus on good design at the Fatto Bene exhibition in Milan.

Euroluce 2023: 16 lighting designs shining in Milan

MOKUREN by Naoto Fukasawa for Lladrò - Photo by Lladrò.

A giant cloud chandelier, a signature-like lamp, a Wassily Kandinsky-inspired fashionable hat turned into a light, a glowing grid pulsing with music, and more. Sixteen out-of-the-box lighting designs at Euroluce 2023.

5Vie Design District celebrates ten years of creativity connecting people

Love Letters by Anna Carnick @ Anava Projects for 5VIE 2023 - Photo by Amir Farzad, courtesy of 5VIE.

Humanistic, human-centred, and focused on people’s connections. This is what 5Vie Design District is about. We talked with the organisers about the founding values of this edition. Check what we liked the most.

Seven ‘responsible’ highlights at Rossana Orlandi Collectible 2023

Color Waterfall by Draga & Aurel @ Rossana Orlandi Collectible 2023 - Photo by Riccardo Gasperoni.

Rossana Orlandi, the good mother of Milan Design Week, has opened the doors of her gallery hosting brilliant furniture designs going beyond sustainability in the name of ‘Responsibility.’ We talked with Rossana and selected Seven highlights at Rossana Orlandi Collectible 2023.

Fashion meets design: hype-free exhibitions and initiatives at Milan Design Week 2023

Irina Dzhus AW2023-2024 collection - Photo by Irina Dzhus.

Irina Dzhus’ powerful message of freedom from Ukraine, Formafantasma’s multidisciplinary symposium for Prada, Issey Miyake’s high-tech R&D for fashion design, Armani’s home invitation, Hermès’ beton brut installation, and a greenwashing provocation from Maarten Baas and G-Star RAW. In Milan, fashion meets design with hype-free projects.

Milan Design Week 2023: 15 must-visit design exhibitions

STILL NOW. The Dinner by fferrone - Photo by Fferrone.

Desacralized chandeliers, Elvis’ sofas, repurposed broken furniture, ultramarine tableware, and knitted chairs. 15 must-visit design exhibitions in Milano.

12 mesmerising installations at Milan Design Week 2023

GROHE SPA, HEALTH THROUGH WATER installation at Milan Design 2023 - ©GROHE.

A botanical garden turned into an interactive board game, human mandalas, and architectural reflections. 12 mesmerising installations at Milan Design Week 2023.

Milan Design Week Foodies Guide 2023: dine and party with style

Maison Veuve Clicquot LA GRANDE DAME 2015 collection - Courtesy of Veuve Clicquot.

Design gin gardens, Japanese tea ceremonies, champagne galleries, and post-industrial grilling experiences. Our Milan Design Week Foodies Guide 2023 is out!

Milan Design Week 2023: top 20 districts and group exhibitions

Everything installation by Nohlab @ MEET. Porta Venezia Design District 2023 - Photo Courtesy of PVDD.

This is going to be a very long post. Archipanic’s founder and editor-in-chief Enrico Zilli mapped Milan Design Week 2023 top destinations. Buckle your belts for design on a roller coaster, a serendipitous marathon of creativity for people with comfy shoes.

Best of Alcova 2022: 8 exhibitions at the Milanese independent design platform

Alcova 2022 - Photo by Mattia Parodi.

Alcova 2022: onyx portals, inflatable furniture and magmatic parallelisms. Archipanic’s editor-in-chief Enrico Zilli selected eight innovative design projects on show.