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Future design trajectories from the 2017 Dutch Design Week

The 2017 Dutch Design Week (21-29 October), strongly focused on innovation, is an ideal occasion to take stock of new trends and frontiers of design

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9 products selected at the Milan Furniture Fair’s “Salone Satellite”on sale at the Rinascente

Continuing its collaboration with the Milan Furniture Fair’s “Salone Satellite”, also in 2017 Rinascente promotes the work of 9 emerging designers.

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London | Ferrari: Under the Skin, at the Design Museum from 15 November

The Design Museum in London announces Ferrari: Under the Skin, a major exhibition exploring the history and design of Ferrari.

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The toys of Charles and Ray Eames on view at the Vitra Design Museum

“Play Parade” is the exhibition – running at the Vitra Design Museum from September 9 – dedicated to the toys designed by Charles and Ray Eames.

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Beazley Designs of the Year Awards | Exhibition at the Design Museum from October 2017

The exhibition of the Beazley Designs of the Year 2017 will be open from October 18, 2017 through January 28, 2018 at the Design Museum in London

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London Design Festival 2017 | the program at the V&A – Victoria and Albert Museum

LDF continues its relationship with the Victoria and Albert Museum and, also for this edition, the program at the V&A includes installations and talks

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London Design Festival: 2 landmark projects from the 2017 edition

London Design Festival 2017: two landmark projects from this year’s edition: Urban Cabin by Mini Living with Sam Jacob, and Studio Villa Walala by Camille Walala

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“Rebel and poet”, Vitra celebrates the design of Sottsass, founder of Memphis Group

“Rebel and poet” is the title of the exhibition that Vitra Design Museum dedicates to Ettore Sottsass (1917 – 2007) for the centenary of his birth.

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London | Plywood: Material of the Modern World at the Victoria & Albert Museum

Light, strong and versatile: from July 15, V&A Museum presents the history of plywood in a new exhibition exploring a material that “made the modern world”

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The invisible outlines by nendo at CID – Centre for Innovation and Design

From 21 May through 1 October, 2017 the CID – Centre for Innovation and Design at Grand-Hornu, hosts the exhibition “nendo: invisible outlines”.

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Between real and virtual: Roca Gallery Beijing by MAD Architects

Physical and virtual merge into the design by MAD Architects for the new Roca Gallery flagship store at Dongzhimen, Beijing.

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London | California designing freedom at the Design Museum

From 24 May through 15 October, 2017 the new Design Museum in Kensington High street, London presents the exhibition “California designing freedom”.

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NYCxDESIGN 2017 | Dutch designers at WantedDesign Manhattan

Design: 17 of the most talented Dutch designers will share their vision in a group exhibition entitled “Human Nature” during NYCxDESIGN 2017.

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Paris | “Mutations/Créations”: art, innovation and science at the Centre Pompidou

The Centre Pompidou in Paris is presenting “Mutations/Créations“: an event turned towards the interaction between digital technology and creation.

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SEIKO UC-2000 (1984) – the dawn of wearable computers

History and design of the Seiko UC-2000, the first wristwatch computer in history, and of other Japanese wearable and pocket computers of the ’80s

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London | installations at the next Clerkenwell Design Week (May 23 / 25, 2017)

Clerkenwell is ready for the 8th edition of the CDW – Clerkenwell Design Week, taking place from 23 through 25 May, 2017.

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“Too good to waste” installation by Benedetta Tagliabue | Milan Design Week 2017

Too Good to Waste is the installation designed by Benedetta Tagliabue – EMBT for American Hardwood Export Council on view at “Material Immaterial”.

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Inspired in Barcelona. Catalan design at Palazzo Isimbardi | Milan Design Week 2017

The exhibition “Inspired in Barcelona: In & Out”, on view at Palazzo Isimbardi during the Milan Design Week 2017, showcases the latest Catalan design.

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Nichetto & Gorham create stunning light installations made in glass for Salviati

Celebrated Venice glass manufacturer Salviati presents at Ventura Centrale the luminous installation Decode/Recode, created by Luca Nichetto and Ben Gorham

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Maarten Baas presents the 101 Chair at Ventura Centrale | Milan design Week 2017

May I have your attention please?” Is the installation by Maarteen Baas who presents in Milan the 101 Chair and the Maarten Baas Table produced by Lensvelt

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Lee Broom “Time Machine” at Ventura Centrale in Milan

On a white carousel in Milan’s central station, Lee Broom presents his most iconic designs to celebrate the tenth anniversary of his brand

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Milan Design Week 2017 | Design Nomade at Base focuses on contemporary nomadic living

For the Milan Design Week, Base Milano in Zona Tortona hosts “Design Nomade”, an interesting event and exhibition focused on contemporary nomadic living

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Milan Design Week 2017 | Oikos presents “White in the City”

On the occasion of Milan Design Week 2017, Oikos presents White in the City, a project focused on the white color involving leading names in architecture

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Milan Design Week 2017 | Wave/Cave ceramic pavilion by SHoP Architects

Installed at the University of Milan for the Design Week 2017, Wave/Cave is an open pavilion made in ceramics, designed by New York-based SHoP Architects.

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Milan Design Week 2017 | [róng] : from traditional Chinese craft to contemporary design

The exhibition [róng] at Milan Design Week 2017 investigates China’s traditional craft materials and techniques through 70 objects by Chinese designers.

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History of computer design: the most innovative and unconventional PCs ever made

Fifty years of computer design: history of the most ubiquitous piece of technology, manufacturers, designers, and the most innovative computers ever made

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