Gallery: MILAN FURNITURE FAIR: DAY 2

 

After being alerted to all the Inhabitat-worthy designs that had yet to be uncovered in the Tortona district of Milan during the week of the Salone Internazionale del Mobile, we made our way towards the site of the Zona Tortona Design Event. An initiative of Recapito Milanese, the event was inspired by a smaller affair organized by Giulio Cappellini from Superstudio in April 2001. Last year, Zona Tortona generated 60,000 visitors with over 194 companies from all over the world displaying their wares. For the design community, the event has become synonymous with ‘alternative’ or ‘independent’ design garnering a reputation for more experimental work than the mainstream-oriented Salone Internazionale del Mobile. Read on for more details of all the great stuff we found!

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2 Comments

  1. Jill April 21, 2007 at 8:26 pm

    Royalestel-

    Its right above the caption….

  2. royalestel April 21, 2007 at 7:58 pm

    Where’s the picture of Jason Miller’s Popsicle lamp?

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