ADI Design Week 2024

Discover the schedule of events and installations taking place at the ADI Design Museum during Design Week 2024

For the Milan Design Week, during the week from April 15th to 21st, ADI Design Museum will be the stage for events and installations, designed to delve into the world of contemporary design including its historical roots. A calendar of events involving various protagonists, Italian and international.



ORIGIN of SIMPLICITY. 20 Visions of Japanese Design, a brand-new cultural interpretation of Japanese design and its relationship with natural forms, featuring 150 works spanning craftsmanship and contemporary art, curated by Rossella Menegazzo, with graphic design and exhibition design by Kenya Hara.

Feeling Good – Caimi, Design for the Future, an exhibition on design reformism curated by Aldo Colonetti and Valentina Fisichella, with exhibition design by Matteo Vercelloni, and multimedia design by Ex Anima. A cultural project dedicated to Caimi, an internationally-oriented company with Lombard roots that, 75 years after its foundation, reflects on its working method, updates it, and proposes it as a model for future development.

Ottchil Design - OD / KOREA 옷칠디자인, an exhibition on Korean design organized by DBEW | Design Beyond East and West. An exhibition highlighting the connection between Made in Italy design and Korean design and its importance for the Italian manufacturing system.

L’attimo prima – Edra, an exhibition of objects by Francesco Binfaré, curated by Silvana Annicchiarico. An exhibition that seals the enduring synergy between the Edra brand and Francesco Binfaré's innovation.



15.04.2024 – 21.04.2024 | DURING DESIGN WEEK

LISTEN – THINK – DO curated by Arch. Massimiliano Mandarini
15.04.2024 – 21.04.2024 | DURING DESIGN WEEK

15.04.2024 – 21.04.2024 | DURING DESIGN WEEK

The museum will also host other events, exhibitions and installations, in addition to the display of the permanent collection of the Compasso d’Oro award.


THE SPOON AND THE CITY. Compasso d’Oro Historical Collection curated by Beppe Finessi

PRESENTE PERMANENTE. Contemporary Italian Design II edition thematic in-depth Compasso d’Oro curated by Francesca Balena Arista, Giovanni Comoglio and Maite García Sanchis

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT PHOTOGRAPHY. Tribute of Italian photography to the masters of the Compasso d’Oro
curated by Giovanni Chiaramonte and Michele Nastasi


• April 15th | Tecno and Norman Foster Foundation present Cosmos | The Norman Foster Foundation and Tecno are pleased to present Cosmos, the furniture system infinitely expanding in space
• April 16th | opening “Listen – Think – Do” | Healthy Conference
• April 17th | Car Design Award 2024 | Cocktail to follow
• April 20th | Talk ADI Sicily and Accademia Harim


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