iSaloni 2018: What To Expect From This Years Italian Event!
Get Ready Because One of the Biggest Trade Fairs is Only Weeks Away!
How time flies right? With iSaloni 2018 right under our noses, we can’t escape the leading italian trade fair that is coming up on the 17th of April! As they say, April is the month of the gods so, why not make the most of your lucky monthly and get around Milan and its fabulous districts? So much to do, so much to see we can’t help but be a curious cat and want to see it all!
On its 57th edition, the Italian trade show makes a comeback like no other. Now, more than ever, one of the biggest trade fairs of the world has its sight on the future and we can’t help but bringing that to you. For the first time, Salone del Mobile has a manifesto! With plenty to have a look at, we bring what this years edition is going to have!
The Main Event: Salone Internazionale del Mobile
International is the keyword here. Determining trends, showcasing the world of interior design world in 200,000 square metres, the space is divided by categories: Classic, Design and xLux. With more than 800 exhibitors, the Design category is a must-see while you’re in there. Unveiling the trends in home decor, expect news and plenty of trends! Meanwhile, the xLux and Classic have 218 an 270 exhibitors.
Established in 1998, the SaloneSatelliete brings the stars of tomorrow design world. This years, the spotlight will be the Southern hemisphere. Celebrating the under-35 design talent of the design world, the focus of this years SaloneSarellite 2018 is combining heritage with contemporary design! With an award of its own, the SaloneSatellite Award, will be given to the best three projects!
The winners of SaloneSatellite Award of 2017: Pistacchi Design, Tanya Repina and Edmong Wong!
Living Nature/La Natura dell’Abitare
With an approach to nature like no other, this years will bring a concilition between nature and the next steps of design. A one of a kind event, the end goal is to achievce the reconciliation between urban, domestic spaces and nature.
“A single 500 square metres space, conceived with energy saving criteria in mind, will contain four natural, climactic microcosms that will enable all four seasons of the year to unfold at precisely the same time, one next to the other. Visitors will be immersed in nature and experience its changes as they make their way through the four different areas: Winter, Spring, Summer and Autumn.”
With 111 exhibitors on display, this forum geared toward all things high end, Eurocucina is accompanied bt the tech geared FTK: Technology for the Kitchen exhibit. On its 22nd year on the run, expect to find influential names in the world of kitchen design here! Bonus: Natural stone coverings, wood, metal and bright hues will be the ones you’ll see plenty this year!
International Bathroom Exhibition 2018
A biennal exhibition and according to our sources, the biggest to date! Following the steps of another event, this will be the place where the modern bathroom will be the spotlight. A space that means wellness and relaxing times, this part of the home is becoming eco-conscious and digitally savvy. What you can expect: sustainable materials and digital tools aimed at reducing water and energy use.