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Milan Design Week 2018: Get All the Invitations for the Best PartiesFriday 13 April 2018
Milan Design Week 2018: Get All the Invitations for the Best Parties ⇒ From 17-22 April, every design enthusiast and professional stops in the majestic city of design and fashion, Milan, to celebrate one of the biggest happenings in the industry, Milan Design Week. Fuorisalone and Salone del Mobile 2018 rule the city during this special time, counting with the participation of hundreds and thousands of designers and brands that are eager to showcase their labour of love to the world. Fuorisalone also hosts a wide variety of design exhibitions and events throughout the city, including in some of the city’s most beloved spots, namely Brera, Tortona, Ventura, Isola and countless others. Taking this into consideration, many parties and special occasions are held at this time, and today, CovetED will cover some of the most important that should definitely not be missed, so we invite you to join us in this incredible commemoration of design, in all of its beautiful forms.
# Day 16
Triennale di Milano viale Alemagna
Press Preview: April 16 from 11am to 6pm
Opening Party curated by Paquita Gordon: April 17 from 8pm to midnight
Closing Party: April 22 from 6pm to 10pm
Press Preview – B&B Italia Store via Durini 14
Opening cocktail from 7pm to 9pm Via Solferino 11
Exhibitions running throughout the course of Milan Design Week are the following:
- DIMOREGALLERY, Via Solferino 11 – “Perfettamente Imperfetto”
- DIMORESTUDIO, also in Via Solferino 11 but accessed via the opposite staircase (left).
- DIMORESTUDIO also presents “LIMITED EDITION” in Via Solferino 22
Press Preview – April 16 from 3pm to 7pm at via Ferrante Aporti 15
The Diner will be a celebration of American design, presented as an unforgettable contemporary interpretation of the archetypal roadside restaurant.
Press Preview (registered guests only) – April 16 from 3pm to 8pm. Superstudio Più “ART POINT” via Tortona 27
A solo exhibition held during Milan Design Week 2018, a showcase of 10 different collaborations with Japanese manufacturers using unique materials and advanced techniques.
Opening Cocktail – April 16 from 6pm to 11pm. Chiostro Grande di San Simpliciano via Cavalieri del Santo Sepolcro 3
The luxury brand presents its 10th collection of handmade rugs, which was designed by a wide variety of creators, including Maarten Baas, Alessandra Baldereschi, Nendo, and many others.
Private Cocktail – April 16 from 6pm to 11pm. Chiostro Grande di San Simpliciano via Cavalieri del Santo Sepolcro 3
This project was originated from a collaboration between four italian companies: Nodus, Exto, Matì and Tao.
# Day 17
Museo Nazionale della Scienza e della Tecnologia Leonardo da Vinci Cavallerizze via Olona 6. 10am – 8pm
Lexus’ passion for design has fueled the growing appeal of the brand in recent years and in Milan, Lexus will be showcasing its newest concept – the innovative Lexus LF-1 Limitless that hints at future design thinking from Lexus.
Moooi is set to launch new designs and product extensions as well as showcasing two major exhibitions, “Moooi Through the Eyes of…” and “The Museum of Extinct Animals”
Happy Hour Cocktails in the 3 first days of the Milan furniture fair, 3pm until 4.30pm. Pav. 1, Stand D06
Opening at 6pm, piazza San Marco 1 (entrance at via Solferino)
Cocktail – April 17 to 20 from 6pm to 8pm, via Brera 30
Lladró Meets Boca do Lobo
Day 17: Cocktail Party at 7pm to 11pm. Piazza Fontana, 6, 20122 Milano MI, Italy
One of the greatest Spanish brands in the world, Lladró will unveil new porcelain novelties focused on innovation and design, this will be achieved in collaboration with Portuguese luxury brand, Boca do Lobo.
Cocktail by invitation – April 17 from 6.30pm, corso Venezia 48
Louis Vuitton Objets Nomades will feature astonishing pieces from international designers like Marcel Wanders, Patricia Urquiola, India Mahdavi, Nendo, Campana Brothers, and countless others.
Cocktail Party by invitation only – April 17 from 7pm to 10pm, at Luceplan Showroom c.so Monforte 7
Cocktail party – April 17 from 7pm to 9pm, at Kartell by Laufen flagship store via Pontaccio 10
“A path of research and experimentation in a gallery setting, to explore the innovative and functional vision of Kartell by Laufen.”
Cocktail by invitation only – April 17 from 7pm to 10pm, Missoni Showroom via Solferino 9
Missoni’s showroom will be decorated by artist Rachel Hayes.
Cocktail (invite only), 17 April from 7pm at via Mozart Milano
Swarovski presents ‘Swarovski Palazzo’, a site-specific installation in a grand greenhouse set within a hidden courtyard of a neo-classical Milanese palazzo
Opening Night – April 17 from 7pm to 9pm. Moroso Showroom via Pontaccio 8/10
The Best of Portugal
Cocktail by invitation only – April 17/18 from 9pm at piazza S. Marco 4. Event with music, Portuguese food and drink, prepared by Michelin star chef Hélio Loureiro
Spazio Rossana Orlandi via Matteo Bandello 14 (Private views on invitation – April 16 from 9am to 8pm
+ April 17/18 from 9am to 11am)
Orlandi will present “Senso di Colpa”, a massive project dedicated to recycled/recyclable plastic with exhibitions, talks and video projections. In the gallery, discerning visitors will be able to see pieces by Dirk Vander Kooij, Massimiliano Aadami, Pentatonic, and many others.
Sculptura & Design
Interactive Immerse Experience + Cocktail Dinner. April 17th 2018, from 7pm at via Hoepli 8, Milan
# Day 18
Press Event by invitation only – April 18 from 4pm to 6.30pm. Republic of Fritz Hansen Store Milano
piazza San Simpliciano
Starting point Piazza Castello (angolo via Minghetti), 6pm. Party will last until midnight.
In collaboration with Paridevitale agency, the spectacular Italian brand Seletti will invade the 5vie district showcasing its funny and ingenious designs, promoting the most pop event of the week, Design Pride.
Cocktail by invitation only – April 18 from 7pm to 10pm via Bagutta 13
Starhotels – Rosa Grand Milano, piaza Fontana, 3.
Opening: 18/21 April 15:00pm – 22:30pm + Cocktail Party: 19 April 19:00pm – 23:00 pm
# Day 19
6pm to 10pm at via Carlo Botta 8
# Day 20
Cocktail – April 20 from 7pm to 9pm via Solferino angolo via Pontaccio
Viale Piave 21 – 17th/18th/19th/21st April from 10 am to 9 pm + 20th April from 10 am to 10 pm + Cocktails on 20th April from 6 to 10 pm
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Source: Mode M Online