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April 8, 2016
Whether heading to Milan for the annual celebration of design or catching updates from afar, you'll want to keep track of these products, designers, and installations.
 sofa by Konstantin Grcic for SCP

SCP will showcase six sofas by six designers, including the Pasha
 sofa by Konstantin Grcic. See it at the Rho fairgrounds, Stand D43, Pavilion 16.

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Japanese designer Akira Minagawa's "Stick Tree" textile for Kvadrat

Japanese designer Akira Minagawa unveils three new textiles for Kvadrat. Catch an installation by the designer called "Forest Comes Home" at the brand's showroom, Corso Monforte 15.

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Kaari collection by Erwan and Ronan Bouroullec for Artek

Artek expands its Kaari collection by Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec, with two new compact side tables and a wall shelf that doubles as a desk for small spaces. See it at the Rho fairgrounds, Pavilion 20, Stand D02/C01.

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Studio Bouroullec
3 / 27
Valet collection by David Rockwell for Stellar Works

David Rockwell debuts his Valet collection for Stellar Works, featuring a range of furniture with buttery leather accents. See it at The Wallpaper* Arcade, Via San Gregorio 43.

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Aerial lamp by Bjørn van den Berg & Falke Svatun

At Ventura Lambrate, catch "Structure," an exhibition dedicated to Norwegian craft and design. Two Norwegian product designers, Bjørn van den Berg & Falke Svatun, collaborated on the Aerial lamp. See it at Via Ventura 6.

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Circuit lighting series by Apparatus

New York–based studio APPARATUS unveils two new lighting collections as well as a marble furniture line at its Milan showroom. A design from the Circuit series is pictured. See it at Via Santa Marta 14.

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Lattice collection by the Bouroullec brothers for Nanimarquina

Nanimarquina will display the Lattice collection by the Bouroullec brothers, as well as a collection by Neri & Hu. See it at the Rho fairgrounds, Hall 16, Stand E34.

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Last Stool Splatter by Max Lamb for Hem

Last Stool Splatter is a design by Max Lamb that's formed from a single metal sheet. It's one of Hem's new releases, which will be showcased at Accapiù (H+), Via Varese 12.




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Tac/Tile collection by André Fu for Lasvit

Lasvit will unveil the Tac/Tile collection by André Fu, inspired by traditional Chinese roofs. Catch it at Palazzo Serbelloni, Corso Venezia 16.

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Naive Slimtech line by Patrick Norguet for Lea Ceramiche

The new Naive Slimtech line by Patrick Norguet for Lea Ceramiche is made up of ultra-thin laminated porcelain covered with thin lines that resemble pencil markings. See it at Via Durini 3.

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Optical collection by Lee Broom

Lee Broom will show his new Optical lighting collection in a mobile installation—installed in the back of a truck. Catch it around town over the course of the week. It starts at Spazio Rossana Orlandi, Via Bandello Matteo 14, on April 12.

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Sølvgade Chair by Cecilie Manz

MINDCRAFT16 is a celebration of the latest Danish design. Check out products like the Sølvgade Chair by Cecilie Manz at Via Clerici 10.

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50 Manga Chairs by Friedman Benda and need

Friedman Benda and nendo will display "50 Manga Chairs," an exhibition that features a large group of polished aluminum chairs that each tell a different story. See it at Basilica Minore di San Simpliciano.

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The James collection by Yabu Pushelberg and Stellar Works

Yabu Pushelberg partners with Stellar Works for the James collection, a selection that includes a bar cart, chaise, desk, and stool. See it at “Milan Space Makers,” Tortona 31.

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Nim coffee table in copper by PINCH

London-based design studio PINCH shows four new products in an old Milanese shoe shop, including the Nim coffee table in copper Jesmonite. See it at Via San Gregorio 40.

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Kartell's Tatì lamp with a shade by N°21

 Alessandro Dell’Acqua of N°21 designed a new macramé shade for Kartell's Tatì lamp by Ferruccio Laviani. See it at Via Santo Spirito 14.

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Smash lighting collection by Diesel Living and Foscarini

Diesel Living and Foscarini will show the curved Smash suspension and wall lamps. See them at the Rho fairgrounds, Hall 16, Stand A35/B28.

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Luca Nichetto Phoenix chair for Offecct

Luca Nichetto designed the Phoenix chair for Offecct, part of a new line dedicated to sustainability. See it at the Rho fairgrounds, Pavilion 20, Stand F28.

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Savoye sofa by Marc Sadler

Désirée will show a new modular sofa by Marc Sadler that takes cues from Le Corbusier's Villa Savoye. See it at the Rho fairgrounds, Pavilion 10, Stand C19-D18.

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Parentesit freestanding partitions by Arper

Arper expands its Parentesit line, designed by Lievore Altherr Molina, to include freestanding room dividers. See it at the Rho fairgrounds, Hall 16, Stand C29/D20.

Courtesy of 
Marco Covi
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Atelier Swarovski Home collection

Atelier Swarovski Home is a new collection of accessories from the luxury brand, with pieces designed by Daniel Libeskind, Ron Arad, Aldo Bakker, and more. See it at Via Cusani 5.

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The Restaurant by Caesarstone and Tom Dixon

Caesarstone and Tom Dixon are collaborating on "The Restaurant," a showcase of four conceptual kitchens and dining rooms designed by Dixon. Stop by La Rotonda della Besana, Via Enrico Besana 12.

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INOS box by atelier oï for USM

Swiss design studio atelier oï has created a line of soft storage boxes that complement USM storage systems. See it at the USM booth at the Rho fairgrounds, Stand F14, Hall 20.

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Prologue screens by OeO for HOSOO

The Kyoto-based textile company HOSOO will show a new screen concept designed by OeO. See it at Via Privara Gaspare Bugatti 3.

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Social modular sofa by Patrick Jouin for Pedrali

Pedrali expands its Social modular sofa by Patrick Jouin, now available in even more configurations. See it at the Rho fairgrounds, Pavilion 10, Stand B19/C28.

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PLAYplay furniture line by Lanzavecchia + Wai

Italy and Singapore–based studio Lanzavecchia + Wai presents PLAYplay, a colorful furniture line for Journey East. See it displayed at "A Matter of Perception: Tradition & Technology" at Palazzo Litta, Corso Magenta 24.

Courtesy of 
Davide Farabegoli
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Objects accessories line by Fritz Hansen

Fritz Hansen will debut a new home accessories line, dubbed Objects. Included are vases and candlestick holders by Jaime Hayon, cushions by Arne Jacobsen, and trays by Wednesday Architecture. See it at Piazza San Simpliciano.

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 sofa by Konstantin Grcic for SCP

SCP will showcase six sofas by six designers, including the Pasha
 sofa by Konstantin Grcic. See it at the Rho fairgrounds, Stand D43, Pavilion 16.

The international design community will descend on Milan next week for the 55th edition of Salone del Mobile. Between the Rho fairgrounds and the offsite showcases, there are too many exciting design events to count. As we prepare for our journey to the fair, we've rounded up a selection of the many product launches and exhibitions that we'll be tracking. For live updates from Milan, keep tabs on our Instagram account, @dwellmagazine, where we'll be sharing the best furniture, lighting, textiles, and more from leading and emerging designers alike. Stay tuned!

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