The only participating Swedish company at the fair grounds is Blå Station. In a conversation in the latest issue of Form magazine, design director Johan Lindau explains: “We’ve decided to go because we want to show our belief in the future. Those who aren’t going are cowards! Even if only a single visitor shows up, we can still say that we’ve been at Supersalone. It would be embarrassing if not a single Swedish company took part, we want to show solidarity with both the industry as a whole and with Milan and Italy. It’s a must.” Read more
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On the 7th of September the exhibition Material meetings open at Form/Design Center in Malmö. The exhibition shows a glimpse of the future’s textile industry, shown by the exam works of the textile design students at Textilhögskolan in Borås. Read more
In Form’s first autumn issue, we dream of Italy. Leo Gullbring reports from the Architecture Biennale in Venice, which is open until the end of November. Leo Gullbring also had a chat with Stefano Boeri, the architect behind the acclaimed Bosco Verticale that now reigns over the Triennale in Milan. Read more