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The table Pascal wins the Archiproducts Design Award 2019

After evaluating 700 products nominated by 400 brands worldwide, the 100 winners of the 2019 Archiproducts Design Awards have been revealed. For the furniture category, the Pascal table by Piero Lissoni, represents the perfect synthesis of structural quality and project content.

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"VISUAL THOUGHTS" photo exhibition by Kasia Gatkowska

A delicate and powerful thought, a personal look at the world, capable of turning the most diverse subjects into a pure expression of form, material and colour. From 27 November to 31 January Porro celebrates Kasia Gatkowska – the photographer who for more than seven years has been shooting its advertising campaigns and catalogue images – with the exhibition “Visual Thoughts” hosted in Porro’s showroom in Via Durini 15, Milan.


Garisenda wooden frame

Porro takes the opportunity of the photo exhibition “Visual Thoughts” by Kasia Gatkowska to launch Garisenda, a clip frame that combines the natural beauty of brushed hemlock – untreated or black stained – with a nicely sloping slender shape, like the tower in Bologna that inspired its name, which is also that of a traditional medicinal plant.

Porro Design for ELLE DECOR THE APARTMENT project

Porro contributes to the furnishing of THE APARTMENT, the temporary house of Elle Decor magazine inside the Atelier Gerini sited in the via Sant’Andrea. Location with a history in the heart of Milan, where the celebrated dressmaker Biki used to cut gowns for the “Divine” Maria Callas, with its hight-valuted ceilings, the tall windows and the mirrors preserves the airy charm and atmosphere of glamorous era, rethought by the interior design and styling project by DWA Design Studio.

Salone del Mobile MILANO.SHANGHAI

For the 4th consecutive year Porro flies to China to participate in the Salone del Mobile Milano.Shanghai.As a prestigious showcase gathering the excellence of Italian furniture in the economic and financial capital of the country, the exhibition aims to attract, on the one hand, luxury customers and, on the other, architects and developers with an extremely varied and fully-fledged standard production, but at the same time offering also a bespoke service.

Porro @ INTERNI DESIGN TALK | Italian Design Factories

Maria Porro, the fourth generation and head of marketing and communication Porro, took part at the design talk “Italian design factories” organized at the Shanghai Exhibition Center by Interni magazine, during the Salone del Mobile. Milano Shanghai.

Porro for the Red Lounge of Salone del Mobile in Shanghai

A touch of Porro elegance in the Red Lounge at the Salone del Mobile Shanghai, meeting point for journalists and VIP guests. The project, also this year entrusted to the Lissoni Associati studio, defines different work and relaxation environments in the name of the most sophisticated Italian design, in a subtle mix between East and West.

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Rassegna stampa

Some of the numerous items of Porro output in the International press in october.



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