"Alessandro Mendini. Poetry of Design", KOREA
Dream Design Center, Dongdaemun Design Plaza, Seoul
10 October 2015 – 28 February 2016
An extraordinary exhibition about the architect Alessandro Mendini and his group was set up in October in Seoul and continues for the next 5 months. 400.000 people are expected. The exhibition is entitled “THE POETRY OF DESIGN” and is organized in 1300-squaremetre Dream Design Center, Dongdaemun Design Plaza, the new municipal cultural centre design by Zaha Hadid.
The exhibition develops on three different levels: kids, adults and specialists; it highlights the magic and the emotions that characterize the work of this particular artist.
On this particular occasion, Riva exhibits some stools “Boletus”, dedicated to the natural world, the “Unicorno” bench made of Briccola and a sculpture made of natural wood named “Twelve”.