Original, creative, focused on the future. The accessories that are winners of the Homi Maker Design Award and the most interesting proposals of research and design for objects used in the home and in personal life are the protagonists of the upcoming edition of Homi, the Lifestyle Fair at Fiera Milano from 29 January to 1 February.
Behind these forms, the substance of many emerging creative talents who keep fine craftsmanship and entrepreneurial initiative alive, combining research and manual know-how applied to innovation.
The proposals of these designers and makers, from Italy and abroad, take the stage at Homi in the area Creazioni, organized in collaboration with Artex (Center for Artistic and Traditional Crafts of Tuscany), in the spaces Homi Creazioni Design and Homi Maker Design Award.
Homi also offers visibility for projects and products made in the context of the Design Competition Creatività3, an initiative of the Lombardy Region, in collaboration with Unioncamere Lombardia and ADI, Associazione per il Disegno Industriale, giving young designers a chance to focus on new objects for the home and personal use: the deadline for submissions is 18 February 2015.
Now in its fifth edition, the Design Competition is for young designers under 35 and small-medium companies based in Lombardy, for which the creative talents selected by the jury will design prototypes destined to become products connected with the themes seen at Homi in the sectors of Living Habits, Outdoor and Kids.