2017
04.04

2017.04.04

London Design Museum


With this summons, the London Design Museum invites architects, designers and artists for a very special collective exhibition. An auction in support of the new museum, still directed by Deyan Sudjic, which opened its doors on 24 November 2016. 

London Design Museum

The London institution, founded by Sir Terence Conran in 1989, is moving and expanding, triplicating its spaces. New home on Kensington High Street, in the building that hosted the Commonwealth Institute, designed by John Pawson. The ambition? To become the most important design museum in the world. 

To help the museum achieve its dream - at a total cost of 83 million pounds - a rich charity auction at Phillips’ on 28 April. Pieces donated by the great names in international design - Marc Newson, Norman Foster, Zaha Hadid and many others, almost none is missing - include Bono’s guitar, a special edition of iPad Pro, designed by ApplÈs Jony Ive, and… Papyro by Aldo Rossi, a gift of the Molteni Museum. A unique piece,the prototype of the Italian walnut desk, designed in 1989. Aldo Rossi had a so-called “American” desk in his studio. 

2019
09.08
august, the Molteni&C Contract Project by Vincent Van Duysen

2019.08.09

august, the Molteni&C Contract Project by Vincent Van Duysen

Vincent Van Duysen Architects’ turns 19th-century military hospital and its gardens into august, a modern-day sanctuary comprising of a Hotel, restaurant, bar, wellness, shop and gardens located in the vibrant city of Antwerp, Belgium.

2019
01.08
Contemporary Quirinale Project Sees Molteni&C in a Lead Role

2019.08.01

Contemporary Quirinale Project Sees Molteni&C in a Lead Role

The Quirinale, home of the Italians, opens its doors to creations by contemporary masters of painting and sculpture, and to the creative genius of the leading figures of design of recent decades. Over 70 works join the masterpieces of the historical heritage that graces the halls and spaces of the palace.  

2019
24.07
UniFor | Lights on Smart Working

2019.07.24

UniFor | Lights on Smart Working

A new installation curated by Ron Gilad and featuring Touch Down Unit for the windows dressing of the UniFor Showroom in Milan, in Corso Matteotti 14. The historic flagship store, designed in 1989 by Afra and Tobia Scarpa, continues to be a point of reference and thanks to this installation it is once again the most efficient space to display the latest innovations.