Gallery: MILAN 2008: Highlights from Salone Satellite

 

The entrance to this year’s Salone Satellite show welcomed all with a huge sign commanding ‘Go Green!’. A positive start, although we were surprised to hear that the ‘green’ theme was a last minute decision announced only a month earlier! Much too short notice for many designers to alter their Salone line up. We took the opportunity to put the Satellite exhibitors under the green spotlight, questioning them about their work and whether they would consider it sustainable. This resulted in some flat out ‘no’ responses, some confused looking faces, and a series of interesting conversations on the nature and boundaries of what is considered sustainable design today. Read on for highlights from the show!

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  1. Inhabitat » MILAN... April 26, 2008 at 1:11 pm

    […] spaces are just a few of the highlights we don’t want to leave out. From Tuttobene, Satellite and around town, here is a selection of great green designs we spotted while out and about in Milan […]

  2. ukica April 21, 2008 at 12:24 pm

    Here is some more of Salone Satellite 2008 – Funiture Design

    http://universityofbelgrade.blogspot.com/2008/04/student-prototypes.html

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