#italian-design Stories

To Collect Radical Italian Design, Resilience Required

Design collector and Surface consulting creative director Dennis Freedman spent more than...

Meet the Lighting Firm Illuminating Works by Oscar Niemeyer and Michelangelo

Viabizzuno expertly integrates light with people, places, and culture.

Gelato Made Danny Meyer the Restaurateur He Is Today

Growing up around Rome’s gelato joints and trattorias taught the New York hospitality maven...

John Pawson, Barbara Bestor, and 7 Other Top Design Minds Celebrate Achille Castiglioni

To honor the 100th year of the Italian legend’s birth, we asked a few of the world’s best...

First Look: Maserati Levante 2.0

Chief exterior designer Giovanni Ribotta dishes on the 2018 release of the Italian brand’s...

Bulgari Brings La Dolce Vita to New York

The Italian brand’s 5th Avenue flagship offers a refined vision of the luxury retail experience.

Designer of the Day: Gianluca Pacchioni

The Italian designer on his passion for plants, the allure of imperfection, and being seduced by a...

Duccio Grassi Architects Reimagines Max Mara’s Flagship Madison Avenue Boutique

Three years in the making, the redesigned space embraces the brand’s DNA while paying homage to...

Valextra’s Iside Bag Goes East

The brand teamed up with kimono atelier Chiso on a capsule of silk accessories.

To Arno Brandlhuber, Everything Is a Bedroom

Felix Burrichter interviews the German architect about the future of the home in this exclusive...

Miuccia Prada’s Subtle Messaging

The designer offers a bit of sartorial resolve for conflicted feminists.

Inside Milan’s Most Sumptuous Entryways

An eccentric new book from Taschen
showcases a captivating selection of the

How It's Made
How It’s Made: B&B Italia

As the Italian furniture giant turns 50, we take a look inside its Novedrate headquarters, where...