Design Switzerland is initiated by Pro Helvetia, the Swiss Arts Council.

Milan Design Week

Design Switzerland exhibition at Palazzo Litta

9 to 14 April 2019 | Italy Design Switzerland © Raphaelle Mueller

9 April 2019 till 14 April 2019

Design Switzerland in Milano

Palazzo Litta
Corso Magenta 24
20121 Milano

Following last year’s exhibition, Swiss design will be again highlighted at Palazzo Litta during Fuorisalone.

The exhibition will take place at the Teatro Litta, the oldest active theatre in Milan, in a site-specific scenography created by Geneva-based bureau sasha von der potter.

Selected by a call for participation, the eleven participating studios have in common ambitious solutions that significantly improve people’s lives in a smart, engaging and sparkling way.

Selected studios:

Project lead:

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