Housed in London’s Saatchi Gallery and curated by Italian designer Giulio Cappellini,
Timeless products celebrated for their ground-breaking debuts and icons that revolutionised the design world are the protagonists of this precious showcase overseen by art director Giulio Cappellini.
All pieces selected for ‘Revolutionary Icons’ are innovative in terms of concept, imagery, use of materials and production process. By their novelty, these products are set to become icons of design and contemporary production, over time
Bringing a piece of contemporary design history into one’s home is always a great investment: today to live with it, tomorrow to pass it down
Explore pieces designed by some of the most influential designers alongside iconic handmade pieces crafted by the hands of expert Italian artisans.
The exhibition will showcase items by large international brands alongside with exquisite manufacturing by some of Italy’s finest artisans: it is all about the quality of the piece, not about popularity or size of the company.
Boffi|De Padova, Cappellini and Poltrona Frau CEOs Roberto Gavazzi, Kurt Wallner and Nicola Coropulis will animate a debate on 'How to communicate the quality and history of Italian brands in the global market’.
Architect Massimo Mariani and Living Divani head of marketing & communication Carola Bestetti will discuss 'The perception of Italian design and manufacturing in Great Britain', moderated by the curator Giulio Cappellini.
Alias brand manager Andrea Sanguineti and Marco Credendino, Artemest founder and CEO will address the evolving e-commerce strategies and the role of digital today, via Instagram live streaming.