Brera Design District: Brera Design Week 2021

Fuorisalone and Brera Design Week 2021: design starts again from Milan

At Fuorisalone 2021, the Brera Design Week is backfrom September 4 to 10, with a special edition, to celebrate the return of the events in the city. This one, September 2021, will be a challenging edition, to confirm the city of Milan as an international reference for the furniture and design industry.


Brera Design Week: Forms of Living

Brera Design Week 2021 promotes the theme “Forms of Living”, proposed by, an opportunity to debate and discuss the new needs of living and domestic spaces, a direct consequence of the pandemic. In recent years, we have witnessed transformations and rapid changes: design becomes a helpful tool to understand them and propose effective solutions. The project is signed by Studiolabo, an agency and creative studio specialized in communication design, from digital marketing to concept and graphic design.

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Brera Design Apartment presents “Living Innovation”

“Living Innovation” is the name of the project curated by Xiaomi, main sponsor of, which investigates innovation as an integral part of our daily lives. On the occasion of the Design Week, Xiaomi will organize talks with authoritative guests and special events at Casa Xiaomi, at the Brera Design Apartment. Casa Xiaomi will also be digital, for those who may not be present in Milan.


Special projects and cultural activities

Many brands are participating in the 2021 edition of Brera Design Week. Along with the exhibitions, there will be several special projects and cultural activities.

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HOOK, by CEADESIGN, on show at the brand’s showroom, via Brera 9

The Lualdi showroom in Milan unveils its restyling by Piero Lissoni, in conjunction with Milan Design Week 2021. In addition, the company presents its new collaboration with Philippe Starck, who will be in the showroom on September 6, 2021.

Franke, in its Brera flagship store, presents a project dedicated to sustainability. For Fuorisalone 2021, the space will be set up in an eco-friendly way, becoming the ideal setting for some of the brand’s iconic products dedicated to water purification and air purification.

The collaboration between Florim and the Matteo Thun & Partners architecture and design studio gives life to a new collection of ceramic tiles that matches the “Sensi of Casa dolce casa” (“Senses of home sweet home”) series.

Moreover, on the occasion of Fuorisalone, Pianca & Partners gives space to the new generations of designers with an exhibition dedicated to the work of 3 young talents: Giuseppe Arezzi, Maddalena Selvini, and Flatwig Studio. This is the first appointment of the “Emerging lines” format, conceived by the Milanese contract hub to promote the creativity of the future.

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