• Milano: Capital of design

    Milano: Capital of design


Salone del Mobile. Milano

The most important showcase for furniture and design in the world, with more than 370,000 attendees on average, every year, from 188 different nations that mixes business with culture, shaping the history of design and furnishing. A global platform for truly top-notch products with the emphasis on innovation.

Salone Satellite

The international event in the design world dedicated to the under-35s.
SaloneSatellite was the first event to focus on young designers, instantly becoming the unrivalled place for interface with manufacturers, talent scouts and the most promising young designers, and since 1998 runs again concurrently with the Salone del Mobile.Milano.


Fuorisalone is the set of events distributed in different areas of Milan on the same dates when the Salone Internazionale del Mobile takes place.
It started spontaneously early in the 1980’s thanks to the will of companies working in the furnishing and industrial design sectors. Currently, it is expanding into many related sectors including automotive, technology, telecommunications, art, fashion and food.

Triennale Milano

Triennale Milano is an international institution that brings together all forms of contemporary culture: design, fashion, architecture, urban planning, the visual arts, new media, photography, performance, theatre, dance, and music. From 2019, Triennale presents the Museum of Italian Design, with the aim of promoting part of the institution's permanent collection, which consists of 1,600 of the most iconic and representative items of Italian design.

ADI Associazione per il disegno industriale

An association that since 1956 has brought together designers, companies, researchers, teachers, critics and journalists around the theme of design.
ADI Compasso d'Oro Award is the oldest but above all the most authoritative world design award.