Each week, our editors bring you a round-up of selected products, events, exhibitions, and anything else of interest to the design lover.
Milan dispatch: What’s new at Dimore Gallery
Dive into a world of wonder at Dimore Gallery in Milan as it unveils a new assemblage of masterpieces from the 20th century, featuring the likes of Gio Ponti, Ignazio Gardella and Luigi Caccia Dominioni, as well as exquisite appointments curated by Dimore Studio. Let your imagination run free in the dramatic settings when you pop by the fashion capital.
A force of sound from Devialet
The Devialet Phantom family of speakers welcomes the additions of the Phantom Reactors 600 and 900 – powerful ultra-compact speakers with 95 and 98 dB SPL respectively, and up to 600W and 900W of peak power. The spherical speakers, which can be held in one hand, are four times smaller than the iconic Phantom speaker at 3L and 11lbs. Available at Devialet stores.
Marcel Wanders’ collection for Roche Bobois
Cultural influences and global references abound in Roche Bobois’ colourful new Globe Trotter collection, designed by Dutch designer Marcel Wanders. “The idea was not to make a chair or a table, but to make a universe,” Wanders shares. Pieces such as the Wonder cabinet and the Montgolfiere sofa channel playful elegance and pay homage to Wanders’ endless imagination.
Patricia Urquiola collaborates with Gan to produce rugs you’ll want to buy right now
Designed by Patricia Urquiola for Gan is the Mirage collection, in which a combination of hand-knotted techniques and New Zealand wool contributes to an atypical carpet in geometric patterns, striking colours and optical illusions that constantly intrigue. Choose from three colour palettes – blue, orange and nude.
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