Menu

userImg showBgrSwitcher

Background by

userImg

Thanks!

Menu

Destinations with Bite: Dezeen and MINI World Tour Takes Milan

Off the back of canvassing Cape Town's premier design conference, Design Indaba, the Dezeen and MINI World Tour makes its next stop in Milan, Italy for Salone del Mobile. This year, one of the most influential furniture fairs on the globe plays host to MINI Kapooow!, a high-impact installation inspired by the MINI Paceman's wild streak. While the diverse program at the MINI Paceman Garage may have your calendar filled with a host of creative events, there's plenty of hidden treasures to inspire your Milan bucket list.

MINI PACEMAN MILAN SALONE DEL MOBILE 2013
© MINI

YOUR INNER PACEMAN. THE MINI GUIDE TO MILAN

As the crowd that flocks to Milan during the most exciting week of the year, the MINI Paceman has uncovered the most interesting places in the city. Look out for the MINI guide in Milan's hotspots - or if you can't make it, check out the 5 videos presented by a special driver: Marco Sammicheli - Editor-in-Chief of Zero Magazine.

5 highlights, 5 clips, 5 places to discover the MINI Paceman spirit. Chase the same vibe at the MINI Paceman Garage during the Milan Design Week (9-14 April).

Stop 1: Fornace Curti
Marco stops by the bizarre Fornace Curti to explore the building blocks of design.

Stop 2: Peep Hole
Next stop: the huge space known locally as Peep Hole, which aims to challenge perceptions of contemporary art.

Stop 3: Tombon de San Marc
Marco takes in the faded, art deco grandeur of magnificent local meeting spot, Tombon de San Marc.

Stop 4: Jannelli e Volpi
Marco examines the sumptuous designs at the "Temple of Wallpaper", Jannelli e Volpi.

Stop 5: Bar Basso
Salone del Mobile visitors flock to this legendary Milanese bar, birthplace to more than 500 cocktails.

The Dezeen and MINI World Tour is scouring the globe in search of the most striking and innovative design on offer. Stay with us!

Dezeen and MINI World Tour


--
MINI Cooper S Paceman ALL4
Fuel consumption combined: 7,7 - 6,7 l/100 km, CO2 emission combined: 180 - 157 g/km
, more information.

Share

facebook
googlePlus
pinterest
stumbleUpon
E-Mail
seperate multiple email addresses with a comma

Comments

MINI Space Mixtape: Winter Warmers for Chill Drives

December 18, 2014
MINI Space Mixtape: Winter Warmers for Chill Drives

Stay toasty through the shortest days of the year with these wintry tracks that beat the dreariness out of the greyest afternoon.

Rally Dakar 2015: MINI plays “Connect Four”

December 19, 2014
2015 Dakar: MINI Plays “Connect Four”

More than 9,000 kilometres over perilously soft sand dunes, through fields of treacherous boulders, across the gargantuan heights of the Andes, and through the relentless desert heat of one of the driest regions on earth: anyone with victory in mind must be prepared to suffer. That much is certain, as MINI looks to successfully defend its title at the 2015 Rally Dakar.

The MINI Story: An Exclusive with the Man Behind the Exhibition

December 19, 2014
The MINI Story: An Exclusive with the Man Behind the Exhibition

The new exhibition at BMW Museum shows 30 fascinating original vehicles and many exciting background stories about MINI. Take a tour with Andreas Braun, who curated this treasure trove of MINI moments.

Top 5 MINI Rally Moments: Ranked

December 11, 2014
Top 5 MINI Rally Moments: Ranked

As the X-raid Team gears up for Dakar 2015 in their MINI ALL4 Racing, take a look back at the greatest moments in MINI motorsport history.

John Cooper Works Presents: “Night Riders” with Tony Hawk and Guerlain Chicherit

December 11, 2014

Speed, stunts and city streets. The New MINI John Cooper Works makes its daredevil debut in downtown LA. Feel the thrill here.

MINI Community Car: Your Work on Display at the MINI Space Event

December 08, 2014
MINI Community Car: Your Work on Display at the MINI Space Event

Back in September MINI Space challenged you to personalise designs that would adorn a special New MINI. You did not disappoint. See the installation built from creative efforts from around the world.