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Third edition of the Salone del Mobile.Milano Award

The winners of the third edition of the international award by which the Salone del Mobile Milano wants to highlight the excellences of the 57th edition of the event have been announced. Maurizio Riva received  the special prize of the jury composed by some internationally renowned personalities - Chiara Alessi, critic, expert on design; Stefano Boeri, architect; Giovanni Gastel, photographer; Angela Rui, exhibition’s curator  ; Deyan Sudjic, director of the Design Museum in London – that selected the nominations of the anonymous exhibitors.

Maurizio Riva, Riva 1920: “I want to fight every day for a better world  because there’s no other planet  on which we can move” . A man whose heart is “made half of wood”, a man who’s able to appreciate and show the countless qualities of the material, staying in the shadows.  The prizes have been awarded to companies whose projects, products and layout at the expo have distinguished themselves for quality and innovation of the creative and production process, of the technology introduced or developed, of the communication and the layout.