Published on : Thursday, February 12, 2015
The 54th edition of the Salone del Mobile will fling open its doors from Tuesday 14th to Sunday 19th April, at the Rho Milan Fairgrounds. Quality and innovation, along with
major collateral events and a comprehensive, wide range of goods are the ingredients that make the Salone such an unmissable event.
With over 2,000 exhibitors, more than 200,000 m2 of exhibition space and thousands of products making their market debut, the Salone del Mobile is the acknowledged sectoral international benchmark event year after year, attracting more than 300,000 visitors fromover 160 countries countries countries.
The Salone Internazionale del Mobile split into three style categories: Classic, Modern and Design, the International Furnishing Accessories Exhibition SaloneSatellite,will be flanked by the biennial Euroluce International Lighting Exhibition in Pav ional Lighting Exhibition in Pavilions Lighting Exhibition in Pavilions 9 -11 and13-15 and Workplace3.0/SaloneUfficio , dedicated to the workspace, in Pavilions dedicated to the workspace, in Pavilions 22- 24.
Euroluce, the exhibition devoted to excellence in the light the exhibition devoted to excellence in the lighting world g world, g world will showcase the very latest in outdoor, indoor, industrial, event/s very latest how, special use and hospital lighting solutions, lighting systems, light sources and illumination technology software and consulting. To mark the 2015 International Year of Light 2015 proclaimed by UNESCO, architect Attilio Stocchi has conceived “FAVILLA.”
Workplace3.0 is an exhibition with an innovative concept, devoted to design and technology for planning the workspace in the round.Workplace3.0 will bring together the top proposals from the furnishing world for office, banks, insurance offices, post offices and other public spaces, seating for offices and public spaces, acoustics, flooring and coverings, lighting and office accessories as well as audio-video technologies and
“The Walk”, a huge installation huge installation huge installation on exhibit inside the Workplace3. Workplace3.0 pavilions, was conceived by internationally renowned Italian architect Michele De Lucchi as an area for showcasing ideas and design triggers for planning workspaces in their many different contemporary interpretations. New activities and working modes generate new workspaces and new design requisites for “inhabiting them”, with offices increasingly becoming a hub for social interface, meetings and living side by side.
Another event – IN ITALY–created by the architectural practiceFour in the Morning Four in the Morning Four in the Morningto a design by architect Dario Curatolo, will feature 64 Italian Italian Italian manufacturer manufacturer manufacturers and a select group of designers, planners and architects, who will tackle the theme of products, design
and planning. The firms involved will be presented innovatively through the medium of film, with the curator taking the audience through film a virtual exploration of Italian knowhow and uniqueness and the production processes behind each object. The film will become an installation, which in turn will become a an installation, which in turn will become an App an installation, which in turn will become an App u n App sed to explore five apartments apartments apartments – in Lecce, Milan, Rome, Venice andthe Sienese hillside – done up in five completely different styles.
SaloneSatellite will be back in Pavilions SaloneSatellite Pavilions Pavilions22 and24 – the same as Workplace3.0 – with free public entry from Cargo 5 free public entry Cargo 5 Cargo 5. Now in its 18th edition edition edition, the exhibition is dedicated to the theme “ theme “Life Planet”, dovetailing with that of EXPO 2015: Feeding the Planet, Energy for
Life. SaloneSatellite is an unrivalled meeting point for 700 young designers designers designers selected from all over the world, businessmen, architects, interior designers and the press. The exhibition showcases the work of designers under 35, and offers them a chance to be selected for the 6th annual edition of the SaloneSatellite Award for the 3 best prototypes on exhibit, relating to the product categories on show. The Salone del Mobile can be followed on the social networks social networks and networks through its website.