Milan is widely regarded as a global capital in industrial design, fashion and architecture! The roots of this major city in all of these fields go back to the 1950s and 60s, when Milan conquered a privileged spot as the main industrial center of Italy and one of Europe’s most dynamic and industrial cities.
Today, Milan is still particularly well known for its high-quality furniture and interior design industry. The city is home to FieraMilano, Europe’s largest permanent trade exhibition, and Salone Internazionale del Mobile, one of the most prestigious international furniture and design fairs. It’s also home to some of the most prestigious and exquisite designers and architects of the planet.
In this book, we’ll present you to some of these incredible design personalities that are all proud to call Milan their home, and that have contributed to increasing Milan’s design history and significance.