For the first time, Milan design week's Isola Design District hosts its own festival, which features a series of online exhibitions, project presentations and live-streamed events, plus a real-world event in September.
The event, which runs over the course of six months, is dedicated to emerging international designers and independent design studios.
Isola Design Festival takes place virtually from 12 April and will culminate in a physical event taking place during Milan design week in September.
Dezeen is a media partner for Isola Design Festival.
Isola Design Festival takes place online from 12 April to 10 September 2021. The real-world event takes place at various locations across the Isola district in Milan, Italy, from 5 to 10 September 2021.