The Triennale Design Museum is part of the Triennale di Milano and dedicated solely to Italian design. Alternatively, clients can chose their own materials and finishes from Soane’s in-house collection of timbers, metals, textiles and leathers, using Soane’s furniture styles or their own designs. Fabrics are woven in Suffolk and printed in Kent, while furniture is made by blacksmiths, carpenters, upholsterers and gilders in the far corners of England. Olivetti is an Italian manufacturer of typewriters, computers, tablets, smartphones, printers and other business products such as calculators and fax machines. Built as part of a fascist complex under Benito Mussolini, it has recently been repurposed as the headquarters of Italian luxury brand Fendi, and their fur atelier. Now the architecture here is eye catching, but it’s the interiors where the exclamations really begin. The tricks designers use to enhance space include the strategic placement of furniture, lighting and colors. Schiaperelli’s focus on surrealism is a key difference between the two design legends.
The idea that gender is no longer just a biological and natural fact, but rather a cultural issue opens up interesting perspectives for what design after design might be. But to address the question of gender in design in an objective and balanced manner, we first need to examine the great removal of the female gender perpetrated during the twentieth century.
An interior design blog by Patricia Gray an award winning interior designer, furniture designer and artist from Vancouver who has who has created personalized environments for celebrities such as John Travolta and is published in numerous magazines including Architectural Digest.
The features of the J&V Italian Design collections guarantee a high-quality technical standard which is perfect for high-end residential uses as well as for public spaces. Owners Carol Bell and Tamara Scott-Anderson remodeled 1,000 feet of showroom into a minimalist Italian apartment to illustrate how an Italy-Old Pueblo mashup would look. We have developed a strong relationship with our suppliers in Italy and pride ourselves in working with Italy’s leading manufacturers known for their innovative design and quality. I’m writing this new article because i’ve come across …