Milan Furniture Fair 2008

Milan, Italy

Michael Haerens, director of Italian design group, MISAEL, and project co-ordinator Monica Gentini invited Leonard Shapiro to curate the South African contingent of designers and artists for exhibition during the Milan Furniture Fair 2008.

A selection of designers as well as artists who practice craft disciplines were chosen in order to blur the boundries between art, craft and design.

The South African Consul General, Dr Nomvuyo Nokwe and the Economic Consul, Moloko Leshaba visited the exhibition to meet the South African exhibitors and MISAEL director.

Articles and Press Releases

Milan Furniture Fair, Design Indaba Magazine

May 2008

Milan Furniture Fair Review, Cape Times

20 May 2008