The largest fair of its kind in the world.

by KATERINA PROCHÁZKOVÁ, photography by COURTESY | 6 April, 2017

There is no other international furnishing fair like The Salone del Mobile, composed by prestigious exhibitions divided into specific groups and capturing current trends in contemporary design for living. The Salone del Mobile was founded in 1961 to promote the best from Italian furniture and soon became the most recognized event between professionals and general public. It also the biggest fair of its kind in the world. Th   is years edition is held from Tuesday 4th until Sunday 9th April with all the exhibitions spread over the various pavilions in Rho Fiera Milano. The sophistication and also importance to have a close partnership with the city of Milan is one of the key factor when it comes to a success, organizers are aware of Milan as the capital city of design, so the location of this fair is highly appreciated.

The Salone del Mobile is divided into 4 exhibitions, boasting more than 2,000 exhibitors on a display area of more than 270,000 square meters.

International Furnishing Accessories Exhibition: featuring “detail that makes the difference” point of view. This exhibition satisfies people, who are looking for a fresh assortment of products to bring a stylish spirit and personal touch to their apartments. Presented is everything from original printed rugs or curtains to vases and super modern bowls for kitchen. Every piece has an artistic touch to give your apartment a unique look.

Euroluce: nothing played such an important role in recent years as energy saving and light pollution, so this exhibition is focusing on all these aspects, showcases the very best from the lighting market. It covers current trends in the fields of design, material and technology as well as the biological and emotional effects of light on humans.

Workplace3.0: an innovative exhibition and a place for discovering and discussing the rapid change in the world of work and the latest market demands. Everyone, who is interested in new approaches, forms and solutions to the workplace & quot; of the future& quot; is invited to join the party. The exhibition showcases the ultimate furnishing solutions for offices, banks, post offices and public spaces.

SaloneSatellite: when the masters are giving a helping hand. Salone Satellite is a place for young designers, especially young creative ones who are full of enthusiasm and want to grow in the most precious way. The most promising architects, interior designers, designers of home accessories under 35 comes together at this place to show up their latest work and get into contact with exhibitors and professionals. This years edition is celebrating 20 year of a new creativity, so the whole program is complemented by many interesting additional events.