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  • Starchitects at Salone

    This year's Salone Internazioanle del Mobile is over, and the halls of the Fiera Milano are quiet, but the starchitects were out in force at this year's show, and their new product designs will set new trends to watch for in the industry.

  • Postcards From Milan: Zona Tortona and Fuori Salone

    Replete with temporary museums, cars as couches, and huggable furniture, the Salone has a lot to offer, even outside of the fairgrounds.

  • Trend Watch: More New Products from Milan

    At the 2013 Salone Internazionale del Mobile hits its stride, here are a few more tidbits from the show floor, and some designers to keep an eye on.

  • Postcards From Milan: The Immersive Method

    ARCHITECT contributor Ian Volner discovers that best way to fins the unexpected highlights of the Salone Internazionale del Mobile in Milan is to lose oneself the fairgrounds.

  • Postcards from Milan: Opening Day of iSaloni

    ARCHITECT is on the scene in Milan for the 2013 Salone Internazionale del Mobile, where yesterday's opening day had star sightings, rotating rooms, parties galore, and oh yes, even some furniture.

  • Trendwatch: New Products from the Opening Day of iSaloni

    With more than 1.5 million square feet of exhibitions, it's impossible to see everything that the Salone Internazionale del Mobile has on offer, but that doesn't stop us from trying. Here are a few of the best things ARCHITECT contributor Ian Volner has seen so far.

  • Postcards From Milan: The Salone Begins

    The designers were still setting up their wares when ARCHITECT arrived in Milan yesterday for the 2013 Salone Internazionale del Mobile, where the storied design fair kicks off today.

  • St. Louis Central Library, Designed by Cannon Design

    This restoration and renovation by Cannon Design of a 1912 Cass Gilbert gem brings the Beaux-Arts elegance of the original into the modern era.

  • Tour Total, designed by Barkow Leibinger

    Frank Barkow and Regine Leibinger discuss their first high-rise project with Ian Volner, which anchors a new 40-hectare development in Berlin.

  • Moscow's Unorthodox Strelka Institute

    Celebrated for its glam bar and cosmopolitan allure, Strelka also has a serious underlying mission: to help reshape Moscow’s urban landscape.