The Salone del Mobile, the word's most important trade fair for furniture and interior design, will hold a special edition on September 5-10 in the pavilions of Rho-Fieramilano.
The archistar and Triennale president Stefano Boeri will be in charge of the design of the whole show, rechristened Supersalone, which will be inaugurated by the President of the Italian Republic Sergio Mattarella.
Project collaborators Andrea Caputo, Maria Cristina Didero, Anniina Koivu, Lukas Wegwerth, and Marco Ferrari and Elisa Pasqual of Studio Folder will contribute their skills of designers, curators, exhibition designers, graphic designers to the Supersalone.
The proposed format is that of a large design library that will celebrate the renewed attention for contemporary living spaces with a scenography that celebrates the novelties and historical creations of the Italian furniture and design industy. The products in display can be purchased at the end of a rich and engaging customer journey.
Milano has reopened all its restaurants and museums, and business and leisure tourists are returning to the city that breathes design, also in the alternative event Fuorisalone, traditionally held in the Tortona-Savona area in conjunction with the Salone.
Furthermore the city has recently opened the ADI Compasso d'Oro Museum, which features the best creations of Italian and international design since the 1950s.
Located near Chinatown and Monumentale. it is major addition to the city's cultural offer.