As luxury furniture manufacturer B&B Italia moves into its 50th year, Metropolis looks back at some of the company’s most iconic designs.
For 25 years, the Hakakians have zealously championed singular tastes, making space for distinctive objects both in their luxurious showrooms and in the wider landscape of American interiors.
Good design needs relentless advocates. Through their stores, exhibitions, lectures, and mentorship of new talent, the founders of Luminaire have been quiet but forceful patrons for four decades.
Busnelli, who founded B&B Italia, was a titan of contemporary Italian design.
Great designs, designers, and institutions mark important milestones this year and next.