Milan in 100º continues this journey into Milan’s design world. In this article, we present you the 10 Top Interior Designers and the most recognized Italian Architects from Milan.
The much-beloved Milan Design Week 2019 will take place from 9-14 April and with it comes a set of design events and exhibitions that raise the concept and future of design, such as Salone Del Mobile – the annual worldwide furniture exhibition; and Fuorisalone – a set of events spread across several sections of the city.
Milan is not only the famous capital of design but it also the birth city of contemporary interior design. The Italian Design was born in Milan and it has always presented us with several durable and influential examples of luxury and unique design works, inspirations and interior design projects that put our imagination and design taste in overdrive.
Today, we invite you to meet explore the key figures of this industry in Milan: Italian interior designers, designer products and architects who are the great ambassadors of Italian Design all over the world.
Dimore Studio is a Milan based studio founded by Emiliano Salci and Britt Moran in 2003. The studio started as a small interior design studio as a cult place for only an elite group of experts, transformed over time into a globally celebrated phenomenon. Their research is mostly driven by their personal sensibility fused with an uninhibited yet extremely controlled eclectic approach resulting in precious and dreamy atmospheres.
In Italian, the word “Dimore” means abodes or dwellings, but it also evokes nostalgia.
Paola Navone is a Milan-born architect and designer. Always on the go and looking or inspiration she has become an anthropologist of creativity. For this stunning designer, traveling signifies extending new horizons, gathering colors, scents, shapes, tastes, and mixing all that into another culture and space-time combination. Creating objects that blend magnificent design and craftsmanship.
Patricia Urquiola is a famous interior designer, architect, and designer born in Oviedo, Spain but living at the moment in Italy. She is internationally renowned as one of the best interior designers in the world thanks to her great and creative designs that are suitable for so many interior design projects. She worked a lot with known modern furniture companies such as Molteni or Boffi.
Besides this, Patricia Urquiola has collaborated with Achille Castiglioni, Vico Magistretti, and Piero Lissoni before opening her own studio in Milan in 2001 working on product design, luxury furniture, architecture, interiors with a contemporary design, installations and concept creation.
Gaetano Pesce is an architect and designer with a decades-long career. He has been spent working on projects around the globe. Pesce has a bold approach to color in his sculptural modern furniture, and the unique shapes and materials in his designs showcase an affection for the abstract.
Fabio Novembre is an Italian architect who became famous through a large series of interior design projects for restaurants, nightclubs, and shops in Italy and abroad, as well as through his unique pieces.
Laura Sartori Rimini and Roberto Peregalli are the minds behind Studio Peregalli. Recognized as top interior designers in Milan, they reinterpret classical forms and project them toward the future.
Giulio Cappellini is an architect and founder design firm Cappellini, which he has transformed into one of the biggest trendsetters worldwide. The furniture brand represents has the same spirit and the goals of continuous renewal.
Ludovica and Roberto Palomba are also Top Names of today’s Italian Design. They are the two founders of the Palomba Serafini Associati, a powerful design studio based in Milan, Italy that was created in 1994. For the past years, they have been collaborating with the most prestigious design brands from all over the world, namely Poltrona Frau.
Piero Lissoni is an internationally famous architect and designer with a vision for spaces, ambiances and time. Together with Nicoletta Canesi, founded the interdisciplinary studio Lissoni Associati in Milan, concentrating on architecture as well as interior and product/light design.
The Milan based architect and product designer, Stefano Giovannoni is known for his colorful design with a twist of humor, his work always tells a story. He created an expressive design full of symbols and metaphors.