Designjunction announces Milan line-up and design quarter

Designjunction announces Milan line-up and new design quarter

Dezeen promotion: designjunction has announced the headline exhibitors for its Milan show taking place from 15 to 19 April and a new district for the city's design week.

Mirrors by La Chance
Mirrors by La Chance, exhibiting at designjunction edit Milan. Main image: Beat table light and stationery by Tom Dixon, also exhibiting at designjunction edit Milan

For it's fourth edition, the designjunction edit Milan exhibition will take place at Casa dell'Opera Nazionale Balilla – a 1930s former school building and ex-theatre.

Alessi Juicy Salif
Juicy Salif by Alessi, participating showroom within the San Babila Design Quarter

"We are very excited to take over Casa dell'Opera this April," said designjunction head of events Will Sorrell. "This unique building is located in an area synonymous with design."

Natuzzi showroom
Natuzzi, participating showroom within the San Babila Design Quarter

Designers and brands exhibiting in the 930-square-metre venue will include: Jaguar, Tom Dixon, Case Furniture, Nyta, Beyond Object, Colè Italia, Luke Irwin London, New Works, H Furniture, Native Union, Modus, Void Watches, La Chance, Punkt., Form Us With Love, Baux, Frame Store, UKTI and more.

Empatia tavolo by Artemide
Empatia tavolo by Artemide, participating showroom within San Babila Design Quarter

This curated selection of 40 global design brands will exhibit alongside pop-up shops, installations and a cafe across the five-day event.

UC01 by Punkt
UC01 by Punkt, exhibiting at designjunction edit Milan

"The combination of a fantastic group of exhibitors and a building steeped in history will make a dramatic and inspiring visitor experience," Sorrell added.

Axor tap by Philippe Starck
Philippe Starck tap for Axor, participating showroom within the San Babila Design Quarter

Register for free to attend designjunction edit Milan before 15 April and find out more about the event on the website.

Products by Cole Italia
Products by Cole Italia, exhibiting at designjunction edit Milan

The edit show will also form the focal event of the new San Babila Design Quarter in Milan's city centre. Both will be presented in partnership with wholesale design marketplace Monoqi Business.

Tilt Globe lamp by Nyta, exhibiting at designjunction edit Milan
Tilt Globe lamp by Nyta, exhibiting at designjunction edit Milan

Participating design showrooms and fashion stores in the area will include: Alessi, Axor, Artemide, Fontane Arte, Interni Mobile & Design, Vivienne Westwood, Marazzi, Caesarstone, Brian & Barry Building, Moroni Gomma, Natuzzi Italia, Porro and Rimadesio.

Register now to visit designjunction edit Milan

Download a map of the design quarter to see the full list of brands taking part.

www.thedesignjunction.co.uk