Studio Legale Gigante c/o Casa Guazzoni, via Malpighi 12 (third floor)
4-9 April, h. 1pm-7pm
Sotto//Forma Nouveau by Paolo Belletti and Ariel De Boni
Sotto//Forma is an ideal study of the urban space: an exhibition with photos and drawings about the cities' architecture and their hypothetical mutations. The project combines Paolo Belletti's photos and Ariel De Boni's drawings.
Corso Venezia, 40
4-8 April, h. 10am-8pm | 9 April, h. 11am-6pm | 4-5 + 7-8 April, h. 6pm-8pm Cocktail
Usefulness durability lightness: three words for contemporary design.
Saguaro, MiniBookie and InsideOUT, an object, a bookcase and a kitchen: three news of Bauplan and Targa collections, to go on talking about the relationship between man and his environment.
Viale Vittorio Veneto (opposite number 24)
4-7 April h. 3pm-7pm | 8-9 April, h. 11am-5pm
A first exclusive opening during Porta Venezia in Design fuorisalone of a mysterious and forgotten venue: the ex-warehouse, a space for so long unnoticed and whose origins we have tried to reconstruct, bringing it back to the collective memories.
Via Castel Morrone 35
4-9 April, h. 7am-9pm
The style of this particoular chocolate shop recalls a home rather than a cafe. The furniture - which is from 50’s and 60’s, is original, found at markets and junk shops, and restored bt Giampiero Romanò of Creazioni d’interni in Milan - almost.. all on sale!
Via Eustachi 24
4-9 April, h. 7.30pm-1am | Opening Party 4 April, h. 7.30pm
The Milanese cocktail bar based on the concept of ecogreen, will give life to the Cocktail Design Week: the exhibition of D@D - Design@Design Company’s creations and an exclusive selection of cocktails, served as a take away with a special gadget created for the event.
Viale Regina Giovanna 22
4-8 April, h. 6pm-2am
Casa Mia was born from the passion of hosting friends in the living room and from the joy of being together in an elegant, warm and welcoming place, to escape and disconnect from the hectic Milan pace. A happy oasis where you can listen to music, read a book or flip through a magazine. Your new cocktail bar, your new home.
Via Malpighi 7
4-9 April h. 12am-9pm
Born thanks to the idea of Lucio Zandomeneghi and Flavio Sears, it offers unconventional ice creams - created by the master ice cream maker Giacomo Schiavon - the World Coffee Experience and "Raw", an innovative bakery using only whole wheat of a plant-based origin ingredients.
The interiors is conceived from the exposed laboratory, to the walls colours, are carefully designed.
Via Spallanzani 12
4-8 April 2017, h. 11am-3pm/5pm-12am | 9 April 5pm-12am
Hic is not a place, it's a state of mind which is living inside of you as an exciting vortex.
Take off your masks and armours and show your true vocation for simple things and sincere smiles. Bring whoever you would like: abandoned brothers-in-law, cloakroom colleagues, anteaters friends or vacuum cleaner neighbours.
Via Melzo 2
4-9 Aprile h. 9am-10pm
In addition to selling homemade pasta, it becomes Bistrot at lunch and dinner. It also has a selection of organic products for sale.
Via Palestro 8
4-9 April h.10am-8pm | Wild Breakfast 4-9 April h. 10am-2.30 pm
SUPER FOLLIES by NOBODY&CO
Super Follies: an architectural installation in a mysterious Milanese garden, curated in collaboration with Studio Toogood, exhibiting the creation of small structures (Follies) in which new poetic and eclectic furniture designs reveals to the visitor.
Viale Majno 38
4-7 April h. 6.30-9pm | 8-9 aprile h. 3-9pm
DESIGN MEETS POP CULTURE! by DORIN ROSSI DESIGN
The finding of new materials but always with an eye for tradition pushed DRD towards the use of wax.
#IC1: not only a table or a stool, but also sculptural item which will revolt the concept of dining.
Piazza Oberdan - Casello Ovest
4-7 April h.12am-8pm | 8 April 11am-7pm | 9 April h. 11am-5pm
A schedule of many super tasty events, realized with the collaboration of Matteo Ragni Studio and Porta Venezia in Design to give room to projects with essential style, about food design.
Main Partner: Essent'ial
Via Paisiello 6
4-9 April 2017 h. 10am-7pm
The first exhibition dedicated to Italian independent spaces. A curatorial path through new projects, an opportunity to meet with the public and new forms of collecting.
4-9 April 2017 h. 12-7.30pm
The name of the exhibition refers to 'senses' as physical values and to the fact that the Albergo Diurno Venezia has been a place dedicated to personal care. Then there is the nostalgic reference to titles of great movies and graphic images of the 80’s, very important years the artist Flavio Favelli who will create a site specific installation in the Albergo Diurno.
Via Palestro 16
4 April h. 9am-5.30pm | 5-9 April h. 9am-7pm
The second edition of Doppia Firma (Double Signature) exhibition - a co-produced project with Fondazione Cologni dei Mestieri d’Arte, Living Corriere della Sera and the Michelangelo Foundation for Creativity and Craftsmanship - brings together design innovation and the tradition of great Italian artisanship.
Via Morgagni 20
4-9 April 2017 h. 1-7pm
MINI WONDERS by CZECH CENTER MILANO
This exhibition will show the work of seven designers from the Czech Republic - with a focus on the creativity and imagination of the world of children. The production includes toys, textiles, furniture.
Via Maiocchi 14
5-9 April h.10am-7pm | cocktail 5 April h. 5pm
A/TIPICI CRAFTSMEN EXPERIENCES by DAAA HAUS
Daaa Haus is nowadays a fast growing designer firm which will present A/Tipici Craftmen Experiences, a collection of experimental and traditional crafts - and some photographic images - made by Mediterranean designers and companies.
Via Jan 15
4-9 April 2017 h. 10am-6pm
Giò Ponti/Roberto Sambonet. Il cuore dei Ponti per i Sambonet
The exhibition will include a collection of illustrated letters by Gio Ponti, addressed to Roberto Sambonet, which help defining a significant new piece in a puzzle, concerning art and architecture of the second half of the twentieth century.
Piazzale Lavater 2
4-8 April 2017 h. 10.30am-2.30pm/3.30pm-7.30pm
Jewelry store, in brass, bronze, natural stone and colored enamels, hand made by Italian goldsmiths.
Via Panfilo Castaldi 16
4-9 April 2017
Architecture and design studio which combines passions for illustration, graphics, features and theoretical research on urban space.
Via Tadino 3
4-8 April h. 10.30am-8pm | cocktail 6 April h. 6-9pm
GEOMETRIE by AMI MOPS
Ami Mops shop-laboratory is a welcoming and original space, where, through Barbara Corazza creative talent, fine jewelry with unusual geometries are created. The mainly used material is the resin, often hand worked.
Via Lecco 2
4-8 April 2017 h. 10.30am-8pm | 9 April 2017 h. 11am-7pm
Lisa Corti Home Textile Emporium is a company based in Milan, creating and designing fabrics used to have a very personal home furnishing, together with women and children clothing line. Lisa Corti designs her creations in Italy, but each and every piece of her collections is produced in India by specialized artisans.
Via Sirtori 32/A
4-9 April 2017 h.10am-7pm
PARADISOTERRESTRE by JATO SHOWROOM
As of 10 years after Dino Gavina passed away, thanks to the Gherardo Tonelli's passion, Paradisoterrestre lives again, bringing back the heritage, above all intangible, of a brand which marked the history of Italian design.
Via Malpighi 7
4-9 April 2017 h. 11am-8pm
Conceive, design, create jewelry out of the ordinary. Unique for manufacture, design and meaning. Unrepeatable, piece-unique jewels, they are handmade, forged and crafted with care.
Anthozoa will host PiattoUnico and Emanuela Sala’s creations.
Via Melzo 36 (corner via Spallanzani)
4-9 April 2017 h. 10am-8pm | #TryBrompton and ‘Folding Contest Italia’ 6-9 April, h. 11am-5pm
Brompton Junction Milan presents and sells the Brompton Cambridge. The 2017 edition Brompton BWC and the Brompton Nickel Edition Superlight are also on stage.
Via Melzo 30
4-9 April 2017 h. 11am-10pm | cocktail 4-9 April 2017 h. 6-9pm
The contemporary art gallery ‘Gli eroici furori’ will host Frigerio21, a Milan-based company creating marble furniture and accessories. Throughout the week, exhibition with videos, photos and works are planned - including 'Dune' and 'Opera' chaise longue.
Via Melzo 3 (inner court entrance)
4-9 April 2017 h.11am-9pm
The kaleidoscopic space will host 5 international brands: Bonacina 1889, Octàgon Design, Puebco Inc., Meta, YSTUDIO.
On display also ‘Spiritus’, a permanent installation of photographer Marco Beretta.
Via Melzo 7 | 4-9 April 2017 h. 10.45am-7.30pm | cocktail 7 April h. 6-10pm
WALLPAPER RHAPSODY by JANNELLI&VOLPI
A path of installations by Martinelli Venezia Studio, where new Jannelli & Volpi collections are exhibited as works of art in the Gallery.
MANERBA DISCLOSES THE ‘UNDECIDED SOFA’, A COMFORT ZONE FOR DECISION MAKERS!
Designed by Raffaella Mangiarotti and Ilkka Suppanen.
Via Vivaio, 4 Elegantissima palazzina che ricorda le forme sinuose del Liberty Parigino. An extremely elegant building reminding of the sinuous shapes of Parisian Art Nouveau. Arch. E. Pirovano
Via E. Petrella 20 Come l’edificio di Via B. Marcello, è un esempio di edilizia popolare 'Liberty', costruito dalla Società Edificatrice di Case Operaie e Bagni Pubblici. Another example of public housing built by the Building Society Case Operaie e Bagni Pubblici, like the tenement of via B. Marcello. (Arch. Squadrelli)
Via B.Marcello 93 Una delle case popolari costruite dalla Società Edificatrice di Case Operaie e Bagni Pubblici, che mostra l’impegno del Liberty sul fronte sociale. One of the tenements built by the Building Society Case Operaie e Bagni Pubblici, which shows the engagement of Liberty on a social side. e/and Via E. Petrella, 19 (Arch. Squadrelli)
Via C. Pisacane, 18/20 I pavoni che diventano timpani sopra le finestre del primo piano e le decorazioni fitomorfe rendono la facciata elegante e bizzarra allo stesso tempo. The peacock shaped tympanums above the first floor windows, together with phitomorphic corniches make this façade elegantly bizarre. Arch. A. Fermini (18/20) Casa Cambiaghi, Via C. Pisacane, 22 - Casa Crocchini, Via C. Pisacane, 24
Via C. Pisacane, 12 Ispirata alle forme morbide ed eleganti del più autentico Art Nouveau francese. It is inspired by the smooth and elegant shapes of the authentic French Art Nouveau. Arch. Campanini (1903)
Via M. Malpighi, 12 Dal nome del Cav. G. Guazzoni, committente e autore dei rilievi. I chiaroscuri sostituiscono il colore: teste femminili, fiori e foglie, putti paffuti intorno alle finestre. It carries the name of G. Guazzoni, committee and author of the reliefs. The chiaroscuros replace the colour: female heads, flowers and foliage, chubby little cherubs around the windows. Arch. G.B.Bossi (1903)
Via C. Pisacane, 16 Le forme di ispirazione moresca degli archi a ferro di cavallo e le decorazioni a foglia di ippocastano testimoniano il talento eclettico dell’architetto Fermini. The moorish arches and the chestnut leaves decorations testifies the eclectic talent of architect Fermini. Arch. A. Fermini
Viale Piave, 2 Neoromanico e contaminato da dettagli ornamentali anticlassici è l’unico edificio religioso milanese con reali suggestioni Liberty. Neo-Romanesque and contaminated by some anti-classical ornamental details, it is the only Milanese religious building that has to do with Liberty. Arch. P. Mezzanotte (1906)
Via V. Bellini, 11 Gioiello del Liberty milanese che l’architetto progetta per sé. Sulla facciata: vetrate policrome e fregi affrescati. Inserti in ferro battuto di A. Mazzucotelli. A real jewel of Milanese Liberty realized by the architect for himself. On the façade: polychrome glass doors and fresco friezes. Iron decorations are made by A. Mazzucotelli. Arch. A. Campanini (1904) Abitazione Privata, Via della Passione, 8
Corso Venezia, 47/49 (Via Marina, 10) Edificio che segna la nascita del Liberty milanese, commissionato dall’imprenditore Castiglioni. La facciata è movimentata da fregi, nastri, putti ed elementi vegetali in rilievo. It is the building which officially signs the birth of Milanese Liberty on committee of entrepreneur Castiglioni. The façade is animated by friezes, ribbons, cherubs and vegetal elements. Arch. G. Sommaruga (1901/1903)
Via Cappuccini, 8 Sebbene l’architetto fosse un oppositore dell’Art Nouveau, questa casa è considerata l’ultimo esempio coerente di Liberty milanese! Even if the architect was an opponent to Liberty, this building is considered to be the last real Liberty example in Milan! Arch. G.U. Arata (1900/1914) Casa Berri Meregalli 2, Via Mozart, 21
Piazza Oberdan, ang./corner Corso Buenos Aires, MM1 Porta Venezia Centro servizi con bagni, barbieri, lustrascarpe, stireria, posta, banca, fiori/giornali/telefoni, sale riunioni, agenzia viaggi. Resta solo un accesso dalla strada. A service center: bathing cabins, barber, shoeshine, laundry, post office, bank, flowers/newspaper/call boxes, meeting rooms, travel agency. Only remains one of the entrances. Ing. Troiani (1925)
Viale Piave, 42 Nel 1842 apre il Bagno Diana (piscina pubblica), poi Kursaal Diana, primo albergo di lusso, con strutture sportive e teatro. Tardo Liberty con influenze Rococò. In 1842 opened Bagno Diana (public swimming pool), then Kursaal Diana, the first luxury hotel with athletic facilities and a theatre. Late Liberty with Rococò influences. Arch. A. Manfredini (1904)
Via P. Frisi, 2 Nato come cinematografo e oggi biblioteca civica, ciò che resta è un bell’esempio di Liberty di influenza viennese. Born a cinema and now district library, what remains is a beautiful example of Viennese Liberty. Arch. Tettamanzi, Mainetti (1908)
Via M. Malpighi, 3 Forse il più bell’edificio Liberty a Milano: 170 m2 di facciata in coloratissima ceramica con morbide figure femminili/maschili, balconi in cemento e decorazioni in ferro battuto. Probably the most interesting Liberty building in Milan: 170 m2 of a colourful ceramic façade with smooth feminine/masculine figures, cement balconies and iron decoration. Arch. G.B. Bossi (1903). Casa De Benedetti, Via M. Malpighi, 8