The timeless UP5 armchair is an icon of Italian design. Well, the adult UP5 has now given birth to the children's chair, the bright red UP Junior, a scaled down version of the … [Read more...]
Features on classic and new examples of Italian design, design events and Italian designers written by UK designer of Italian origins, Paolo Feroleto and with some contributions by Italy Chronicles publisher and author Alex Roe.
For this installment of my Interviews with designers, I will be chatting with Elisa Cirulli, an Italian interior designer based in the UK. Elisa's work, as you will discover, has … [Read more...]
For this week's Italian design article, I interviewed Italian graphic designer and illustrator, Alessandro Bonaccorsi whose work takes inspiration from the colors of Tuscany. As well as … [Read more...]
In this edition of my series on Italy's Design Icons, I'm going to tell you about that creative force which was the late Italian designer, artist and writer Bruno Munari (1907-1998) whose … [Read more...]
On Tuesday, Sergio Pininfarina passed away at his home in Turin at the age of 85. Pininfarina leaves an outstanding legacy of design classics which have brought beauty and style to the … [Read more...]
In this instalment of my series of interviews with Italian designers, Italy's Chronicles' design writer Paolo Feroleto had a chat with Debora Manetti of the Florence based Kmzero Design … [Read more...]
One of the highlights of my visit to Milan for the Design Week was the opportunity to visit the studio of legendary Italian designer Vico Magistretti. Since he passed away, his studio has … [Read more...]