Milano

The rebirth of city districts

Cities are going through a period of great change, due to the health emergency. The space of our immediate surroundings becomes the new (re)starting point. The neighborhood is far from a forgotten reality

The power of stories

With a talent for communication, Sara Ricciardi has grasped the best potentialities of the new media to talk about herself. And to define a different way of doing design, where images and words join forces to create narratives and to activate energies. For both collectibles and social projects   by Maddalena Padovani   Looking at… View Article

The power of stories

With a talent for communication, Sara Ricciardi has grasped the best potentialities of the new media to talk about herself. And to define a different way of doing design, where images and words join forces to create narratives and to activate energies. For both collectibles and social projects   by Maddalena Padovani   Looking at… View Article

Brazil Human Design

A voyage in Brazilian creativity, in search of one of its most authentic components: sustainability. Which in this case is environmental, social and cultural. The Brazilian way: ‘Design com Alma’   Photos Alex Ferro/Apex-Brasil – Article Katrin Cosseta   Campana brothers for social awareness To understand the spirit of Brazilian design today we need to… View Article

Chronos and Topos

Always out in front of themes, Nanda Vigo has brought an unprecedented mentality of research into the world of architecture. Where time, space and light combine to make living into an artistic experience   by Domitilla Dardi   A space entirely designed for one person, immersed in a setting of glass and light that changes… View Article

Chronos and Topos

Always out in front of themes, Nanda Vigo has brought an unprecedented mentality of research into the world of architecture. Where time, space and light combine to make living into an artistic experience   by Domitilla Dardi   A space entirely designed for one person, immersed in a setting of glass and light that changes… View Article

Freespace

In an exclusive interview, Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara, curators of the 16th International Architecture Exhibition talk about Venice (a dream), architecture (socially engaged and generous), and their Biennale Architettura (a reflection on freedom shared with 71 architects)   Photos courtesy La Biennale di Venezia and Grafton Architects – Article Laura Ragazzola   We reached them… View Article

Wellbeing rediscovered

From Switzerland to Germany, innovative works of architecture for healthcare by Matteo Thun & Partners. Immersed in uncontaminated nature, they comply with the zero-kilometer, zero CO2 and zero waste paradigm   Projects Matteo Thun / Matteo Thun & Partners Photos courtesy of Matteo Thun & Partners – Article Antonella Boisi   On several occasions, we… View Article

Wellbeing rediscovered

From Switzerland to Germany, innovative works of architecture for healthcare by Matteo Thun & Partners. Immersed in uncontaminated nature, they comply with the zero-kilometer, zero CO2 and zero waste paradigm   Projects Matteo Thun / Matteo Thun & Partners Photos courtesy of Matteo Thun & Partners – Article Antonella Boisi   On several occasions, we… View Article

The Time has come to act (together)!

From the market to the real needs of human beings. Aldo Cibic explains how to study the environment from different perspectives. The goal: to design dynamic, more joyful places of life. For everyone   article Antonella Boisi   How can we look forward, navigating the unpredictable stormy seas of our time? We asked an outstanding… View Article

Campus revolution

“The challenge of the near future is to create a suitable interface between human beings and new technologies. In the new HU campus the architecture gives form to a new way of thinking about medicine, while creating a close relationship with the natural surroundings, to underscore another fundamental paradigm of our time: sustainability…” These are… View Article

Less ego, more energy

A visit to Water, Air, Light, the recent exhibition by Bijoy Jain at Assab One, the well-known Milanese art center of Elena Quarestani, offered the chance for a 360° interview with the award-winning Indian architect born in 1965, trained in Great Britain and the United States, founder in 1995 of the studio-laboratory Mumbai. Water, air,… View Article

The rebirth of city districts

Cities are going through a period of great change, due to the health emergency. The space of our immediate surroundings becomes the new (re)starting point. The neighborhood is far from a forgotten reality

Brazil Human Design

A voyage in Brazilian creativity, in search of one of its most authentic components: sustainability. Which in this case is environmental, social and cultural. The Brazilian way: ‘Design com Alma’   Photos Alex Ferro/Apex-Brasil – Article Katrin Cosseta   Campana brothers for social awareness To understand the spirit of Brazilian design today we need to… View Article

Freespace

In an exclusive interview, Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara, curators of the 16th International Architecture Exhibition talk about Venice (a dream), architecture (socially engaged and generous), and their Biennale Architettura (a reflection on freedom shared with 71 architects)   Photos courtesy La Biennale di Venezia and Grafton Architects – Article Laura Ragazzola   We reached them… View Article

Design amidst the vaults

In Milan, in the historic Ticinese district, a former grain silo unexpectedly becomes a contemporary apartment. In the spaces formed by sculptural vaults, history welcomes the contemporary without compromising the variety and charm of the original industrial architecture   Project FTA – Filippo Taidelli Architetto – With Bianchi Rossi Lighting Design  Photos Andrea Rossetti – Article… View Article

Design amidst the vaults

In Milan, in the historic Ticinese district, a former grain silo unexpectedly becomes a contemporary apartment. In the spaces formed by sculptural vaults, history welcomes the contemporary without compromising the variety and charm of the original industrial architecture   Project FTA – Filippo Taidelli Architetto – With Bianchi Rossi Lighting Design  Photos Andrea Rossetti – Article… View Article

The Time has come to act (together)!

From the market to the real needs of human beings. Aldo Cibic explains how to study the environment from different perspectives. The goal: to design dynamic, more joyful places of life. For everyone   article Antonella Boisi   How can we look forward, navigating the unpredictable stormy seas of our time? We asked an outstanding… View Article

Ethics and aesthetics

It took a major, revolutionary exhibition to bring Paola Antonelli back to Milan. Exactly in the place where 29 years ago she began a career that has made her the Senior Curator of the Department of Architecture and Design of MoMA New York, and an outstanding representative of Italy in the world. The well-known curator will put her signature, in fact,… View Article

Ethics and aesthetics

It took a major, revolutionary exhibition to bring Paola Antonelli back to Milan. Exactly in the place where 29 years ago she began a career that has made her the Senior Curator of the Department of Architecture and Design of MoMA New York, and an outstanding representative of Italy in the world. The well-known curator will put her signature, in fact,… View Article

Campus revolution

“The challenge of the near future is to create a suitable interface between human beings and new technologies. In the new HU campus the architecture gives form to a new way of thinking about medicine, while creating a close relationship with the natural surroundings, to underscore another fundamental paradigm of our time: sustainability…” These are… View Article

The vision of the whole

There is always a bit of inevitable narcissism in making design. Especially if you do it with a brand that bears your own name. Behind every project there is always the conviction that an idea, a form or an object can improve our way of living, dwelling and doing. And it is only natural that… View Article

The vision of the whole

There is always a bit of inevitable narcissism in making design. Especially if you do it with a brand that bears your own name. Behind every project there is always the conviction that an idea, a form or an object can improve our way of living, dwelling and doing. And it is only natural that… View Article

Less ego, more energy

A visit to Water, Air, Light, the recent exhibition by Bijoy Jain at Assab One, the well-known Milanese art center of Elena Quarestani, offered the chance for a 360° interview with the award-winning Indian architect born in 1965, trained in Great Britain and the United States, founder in 1995 of the studio-laboratory Mumbai. Water, air,… View Article