University of Milan
Over 1,000 square metres of project space will take over the Universita degli Studi di Milano where Japanese architects TORAFU have created “Sliding Nature”, a home made with Panasonic LED technology which borrows from the Japanese tradition of sliding doors made of paper. The courtyard of the University of Milan will become a space where nature and the interior world are in harmony with each other.
Universita degli Studi di Milano, Via Festa del Perdono, 7.
Salvatore Ferragamo’s men’s Boutique will present “Elective Affinities”, an installation between Rodolfo Dordoni with furnishings by Gio Ponti.
Via Montenapoleone 20, daily until 9pm.
Nhow Hotel Milano
Proving that its not just studio spaces and galleries that host design presentations, the Nhow Hotel will stage “Anatomy of Design.” Be sure to pop by to see the latest from up-and-coming talent as you make your way through the greater area of the Tortona design district.
Nhow Milano, Via Tortona 35.
Ease your way into what will become a completely saturated and international design week experience by first visiting Dutch label Moooi’s space. Sit back and absorb new designs from the annual staging of “Unexpected Welcome” at their Via Savona shop.
Moooi, Via Savona 56.