Designersblock Milan 2012

500 square meters of renaissance cloisters, 30,000 visitors over 7 days.

Musuem of Science & Technology
Leonardo Da Vinci
Via Olona 6B

Public opening times

17th – 22nd April

The 12th annual Designersblock show during Salone del Mobile, featured over 60 international designers. 25 from the UK With support from UKTI, together with designers and companies from Sweden, Japan Italy, Austria, Germany, Belgium,The Netherlands,Portugal, Spain, Mexico, and the USA.

From the UK there was furniture from Claire-Anne O’Brien,Constanze Schweda,Derventio, JAILmake, Jo Gibbs, Jórun Høgnesen, Pewter ware from Gordon W.Robertson, wall coverings and tableware Custhom Design.

View the Designersblock Milan 2012 catalogue here

Projects from Patrick Stevenson Keating, Ta-Daaa from Nottingham, Ashcam studio, 801 Designers and Obsessionistas with WGSN. From Sweden Lund University showed 4 Master projects. Anna Forsberg and Pernille Holm Studio showed new textiles, furniture from Carlsten-Thostrup, components from Ackurat and a collection of furniture and lighting from new design agency Woodstockholm.

Furniture from Patrycja Domanska and Zitta Schnitt (Austria), Tristan Cochrane (Spain), Pension für Produkte (Germany) Laszlo Rozsnoki, Mas (Japan and Italy), Gert Boven (The Netherlands) and Sixinch (Belgium).

Italian designers Diplopie and Pglassfactory showed lighting and glass. Unique design products from new company Destes (USA) and So What! (Portugal) and Jacobo Munoz with Serie Limitada (Mexico) concepts from Smile Experience Lab (Japan).