Our month-by-month review of 2011's notable objects & architecture continues... In April it was the biggest design fair in the world, Milan. An interview with Tom Dixon shot in Milan by Domus sums up the tone and the direction the event has taken in the last decade.
Says Dixon, "... people are coming from all over the world [to Milan], not really to do furniture business any more, but to have visual sensations...". Instead of fighting the carnival Dixon, through various collaborations, became part of it using social media, video, and opening a pop-up restaurant.