For the first time at Downtown Design, the Italian Trade Agency (ITA) will present a selection of luxury artisanal brands within a large 700sqm area dedicated to showcasing craft, techniques, materials and products under the ‘Made in Italy’ marque.
Visitors will be able to explore the uniquely designed pavilion to discover furniture, lighting, floor and wallcoverings, as well as a diverse range of home accessories from home scents to linens.
At Downtown Design, the ITA, in co-operation with CNA and Confartigianato, will offer visitors a chance to journey through Italy in an initiative called: “Italian Luxury Interiors – the Art of Italian Design”.
In collaboration with the Italian Trade Commission, brands to exhibit include: furniture maker David Vercelli; Selezioni Domus who bring their handmade brass objects from Florence; and, Fantini Mosaici, an historic brand established in Milan in 1900 specialising in traditional mosaics, marble and Venetian Terrazzo that feature in the couture boutiques of Chanel, Prada and Hermes, and most famously for the Sheikh Zayed Al Nahyan Bin Sultan Mosque, the Royal Palaces in Doha and the new Presidential Palace in Abu Dhabi.
The full list of Italian Luxury Interiors brands include: 13 Ricrea di Angela Mensi& C., BD, Borzalino, Dr. Vranjes Firenze, Fantini Mosaici, Hom (ROTFIL), L’Opificio , Luigi Sartori, Made A Mano, Maison Claire, Matteo Brioni, Selezioni Domus, Tecnica Design and Vetrogiardini by Santoni Vetri.