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Raffles Milan Design Week 2021

A week of exhibitions, lectures, debates and meetings with design protagonists.

Monday September 6 

  • 5.00 pm: Contest Contest presentation DAS: Design che Accende la Solidarietà, for young talents throughout Italy, in collaboration with Banco dell'energia Onlus and Blue Note Banco dell’energia Onlus e Blue Note
  • 6.30 pm: New branding: Inter Media House and digital communication in modern football. Speakers: Roberto Monzani, Inter Media House Director and Martina Brustia, Inter women's first team midfielder.
  • 7.30 pm: jazz concert by Blue Note with Boys4Road band
  • Event registration (click here)


Tuesday September 7 

  • 2 - 5 pm: open workshop Fashion design (con Hendrik Fokkema e Serena Davini)
  • 6.30 pm: "Between design and photography: a century of Leica" with Michele Smargiassi, journalist and photography critic and Stefano Paties Montagner, Zagato senior designer; introduced by Maurizio Beucci, Director of Leica Akademie Italy.
  • Registrati all’evento (click here)


Wednesday September 8 

  • 5 pm: lecture by chef Davide Oldani entitled "Food vs. Design: the difference", moderated by Anna Santi, researcher and design historian
  • ore 18.30: Impresa 4.0: il patrimonio delle industrie creative (con Museimpresa e ADI ) e presentazione del Master GLAM /Management del patrimonio culturale e nuove tecnologie, con Maria Canella (direttore del Master GLAM), Antonio Calabrò, (presidente Museimpresa,), Umberto  Cabini (presidente della Fondazione ADI Compasso d’Oro), Matteo Mocchi (Robilant Associati)
  • Event registration (click here)


Thursday September 9

  • 2 - 5 pm: open workshop Visual design (with Libri Finti Clandestini)
  • 6.30 pm: debate on the job market in design, with Matteo Marzotto (entrepreneur), Angelo Ferrara (Creative Director Robilant Associati) and Andrea Sanguineti (Brand manager Alias) 
  • Event registration (click here)


Friday September 10

  • 2 - 5 pm: open workshop Product and Interior design (with Lorenzo Gecchelin)
  • 6.30 pm: concluding lectio magistralis by Marc Sadler (four Compasso d’Oro winner) on "The intelligence of light", moderated by Carlo Forcolini (past President ADI and Compasso d’Oro alla carriera 2020)
  • Event registration (click here)


During the week there will be active moments of presentation of the courses, both by appointment and through sessions of presentation of the different professional fields. Book an appointment to take a tour of the school and learn about our educational offer (click here)

At Raffles Milano, in addition to the gallery of works created by the students of the design courses, the exhibition Wall-à will be exhibited. Wall-à is a project coordinated by professor Giulio Vinaccia as part of the Master course in Interior and Product Design which also involves third-year students of Product Design course: a project to transform Vallà into a city of art, an attractive tourist destination, through a process that combines digital application with sensory physical experience.

Don't miss our September events!

Participation in the events, in compliance with Covid-19 restrictions, is by reservation only to Green pass holders.

Efrem Raimondi at the Blue Note

At Blue Note, in via Borsieri 37 Milan, from September 4, Quintessenze: an exhibition of portraits of great Milanese designers shooted by Efrem Raimondi (1958-2021), Raffles Milano teacher since the foundation of the Institute.