30 - 05 - 2017
Copper and the House – 6th International Design Contest
Salvioni Milano Durini opened its doors to host the exclusive award ceremony of the 6th International Design Competition dedicated to copper.
The event, "Copper and the House", was promoted by the Istituto Europeo del Rame in collaboration with the European Copper Institute in order to support and stimulate young talents to approach this ancient material and its manufacturing techniques.
The initiative included the possibility to apply within two categories of competition, one for students and the other dedicated to professionals. This sixth edition's novelty was the introduction in the competition of an independent section by invitation only, that saw seven of the most interesting Italian designers and design studios participating to the contest with thematic projects.
Giorgio Bonaguro, Carlo Contin, Lorenzo Damiani, Gumdesign, Giulio Iacchetti, LucidiPevere and Donata Paruccini presented evocative products that investigates and exploites the infinite potential of this material... read