Fuorisalone, also known as Milan Design Week, is an event that takes place in conjunction with the Milan Furniture Fair. These two events are seen as the most important events in the field of furniture design in the world.
Fuorisalone is not a trade show, nor is it an exhibition; rather it is a spontaneous event in which companies are free to participate throughout the city. During the Milan Furniture Fair, the Fuorisalone (meaning outdoor lounge) animate the entire city with the most ambitious and widespread fair on design related projects.
The event brings companies, architects and designers together, setting their creativity free and without budget limits – The aim is to create, find new flair and surprise people. Streets, buildings and shops are rented for the occasion and are taken over by many interesting installations.
In recent years, the event has become more and more international and as such it has attracted thousands of visitors from all over the world. With its growth in popularity it has caught the attention of many sponsors. Fuorisalone is a unique opportunity to showcase creative design and architecture for both emerging and well-established artists.