April 23, 2018
Metropolis’s 7 Top Picks from Salone del Mobile
There was no shortage of beautiful and cutting-edge design at this year’s Salone del Mobile, which just concluded in Milan.
For nearly a week each April, Milan becomes the center of the design universe as 343,000 architects, designers, journalists, sales reps, and enthusiasts descend upon the city for Fuorisalone, also known as Milan Design Week. While the vast majority of these visitors roam the vast acreage of display booths at the Salone del Mobile furniture fair, the rest of the city has its share of installations popping up in cafes, bars, showrooms, stores—even the street.
While you’d be hard-pressed to visit all of the promising events happening during Fuorisalone, here’s what kept Metropolis editors busy—and inspired—at this year’s events, which wrapped on the 22nd.
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