Milan Design Week 2018 Part 2 - Cassina, ClassiCon and BD Barcelona Highlights 




Cassina

The Cassina showroom in Milan is a place of ideas, experimentation and innovation. Fifty years after it first opened, the showroom has been extended and remodelled by the likes of Mario Bellini, Vico Magistretti and Achille Castiglioni to name a few. Now Cassina introduces Patricia Urquiola's 2018 remodel as a new chapter where the collection 'This Will Be the Space' is on show. Patricia Urquiola has designed a sculptural staircase leading to the first floor by passing through the ‘cupola’ dome, the very heart of the showroom. Patricia proudly sits on the landing of the staircase on the Feltri Armchair designed by Gaetano Pesce.





The latest sofa designed by Patricia Urquiola for Cassina is the Bowy Sofa a modular sofa with soft and welcoming curves that can be composed in a playful way. Circular, semi-circular and rectangular shapes alternate dynamically to create a play of volumes and a graphic silhouette.


Cassina presents the Maralunga 40-Maxi sofa, designed by Vico Magistretti in 1973, in a version with a 35% wider and 10% deeper seat. Maralunga 40-Maxi is pure temptation, an invitation to take the weight off your feet, lie back and relax into its even softer and more welcoming form.



ClassiCon

ClassiCon featured a range of new products at Salone del Mobile, including the Aërias by Tilla Goldberg and Ippolito Fleitz Group. The design is a combination of age old traditional weaving realised in elegant leather and high-tech CNC milled wood. The familiar pattern of the Vienna wickerwork is reinterpreted on a larger scale with leather as the weaving material. Aërias has been awarded winner by Stylepark Selected Salone del Mobile 2018.



The Pli Table (above) presents itself with a selection of tabletops in spectacular marble patterns and colours. The Pli table was a winner of Wallpaper* Magazine’s Design Awards 2018.The Pegasus Home Desk designed by Ippolito Fleitz and Tilla Goldberg is now available in new colours including leather in khaki and body in nightblue (below).



BD Barcelona

Bd Barcelona presented a range of innovative designs, a highlight being the Grasso collection designed by Stephen Burks. The collection includes an armchair, stools and ceramic designs available in a range of colour and textile options.





Stephen Burks’ work is inspired by the culture and traditional handcrafts of Dakar. The visual result sits well with BD Barcelona’s long tradition of supporting adventurous artistic expression.


The ceramics within the Grasso Collection push the boundaries of the furniture collection further with a complete organic yet structured form. The ribbing forms a restraint much like the framing of the stools and armchair designs.
 ...read more

Keyword Cloud
classicon European Designer Kitchens International furniture Moroso pointed cushions Designer Sofas european kitchens Furniture interior fit out mart chair Maruni Bedrooms workmanship Sandra Lindner designer interior design Graphic prints Perriand Euvira rocking chair LC2 Tout Va Bien Cabinet gentry Apartment fit out Cassina New Zealand Tokyo Auckland Furniture iconic shop classic design home Michel Sofa Italian furniture Velaria Sliding Doors cassina Outdoor design Parnell furniture lighting tabano Showrooms shelving excellence Design New Zealand interiors Apartment Kitchens outdoor online New Zealand Furniture Designer Kitchens luxury interior design designer home Moroso New Zealand Designer furniture Charles and Ray Eames Vitra New Zealand sliding doors Lightwood chair principia Minimal 73 series lights contemporary Classic Furniture living room Bell coffee table Suita milan fair Salone del Mobile chair elegant G7 LC4 Tufty Time modern furniture NZ Luxury furniture american furniture Cassina designs best Authentic Artusi Japan modern new designs award winning Cassina interiors eames moulded plastic armchairs room LC3 Le Corbusier spa Designer Dining Furniture modern furniture New Zealand Authentic Design Eames lounge chair and ottoman Sebastian Herkner Mid century furniture Classic iconic design Vitra Home customised Jader Almeida Poltrona Frau Beds Eames soft pad Herman Miller Timeless Project kitchen High end Luxury Fit out favourite design Schloss Elmau custom made Matisse Pli Table Classic Collection sustainable Aeron bed Citterio Melinda Williams Ray sofa b&b italia Exclusive Designer kitchens Vico Magistretti Eileen Gray Vondom italian kitchens armchair armour Naoto Fukasawa table lounge airia media storage milan restaurant bespoke furniture new products Christmas Jeffrey Bernett Cassina Classics Cassina NZ Eames hang it all european patricia urquiola B&B Italia New Zealand interior design custom nemo pendant Serie Up 2000 latest Jeanneret LC customer service Design consultation Eames House Bird Eames aluminium group miniatures mid century modern style airia desk quality LC50 Apartment fitout william brand love eurocucina Frank Lloyd Wright Urquiola Designer bathrooms Italian design chaise longue design news 50th Buy Online Luxury Kitchen crinoline Arclinea New Zealand sofa Lowland Sofa gift Diesis PVD monocle cafe luxury husk Luxury brands Maison&Objet Mario Bellini Alexander Girard Vitra Eames Bell lights Vieques original viva durable design Timeless Classic Charlotte Perriand Maxalto Super Beam Sofa System modern design Fornasetti architecture Partitioning Antonio Citterio Jasper Morrison Bell side table bed collection Rimadesio Kristalia LED arclinea Brand Van Egmond Germany Jean-Marie Massaud Italian novelties Featured Adjustable table Akari Agape Hiroshima chair bocci
Share this page