The first major event of the year dedicated to design and furnishing is undoubtedly Imm Cologne 2019, which showcases all the latest novelties and trends in the sector. The German trade fair, that opened its gates on 14th January, will host up until January 21st nothing less than 1,300 exhibitors, including many Italian ones. Indeed, the 2019 edition of the fair registered an important growth of companies that arrived all the way from Italy, which, for the first time, are more than 100. Here are some of the most important names that represent and export the beauty and quality of Italian design and that exhibit their creations at Imm Cologne 2019.
B&B ITALIA – Known for the contemporary design and timeless elegance of their products, B&B ITALIA’s work philosophy is a “convergence of design and industry” through which they interpret contemporary culture and the evolution of living trends with premium quality furnishings designed to enhance indoor and outdoor areas.
Selva – A history of outstanding creativity, variety, and Italian craftsmanship since 1968. Whether classic or modern: their love for the handicraft is perceptible in each piece of furniture. For this reason today they are a worldwide estimated brand for high-quality interior.
Arketipo – This Italian brand “tries to make experiences, not objects”. Their furniture products are made with a rigorous touch of fabrics and leathers by an experienced design team with names such as Adriano Piazzesi, Carlo Bimbi, and Cristophe Pillet.
Natuzzi – Founded 60 years ago by Pasquale Natuzzi with a passion for perfection, beauty, and harmony, today they export worldwide. Their philosophy is based on “The firm belief that being entrepreneurs involves a commitment to common growth, to our community, and to our country. Love for our work: this is what has made us the greatest artisans in the world.”