The winning work – selected from the Object section of the show, dedicated to designer works and collectors’ items – will be purchased by CEDIT and displayed in the windows of the Florim Flagship Store in Milan (Foro Buonaparte 14) throughout the Fuorisalone and until the end of April. The official presentation will be on Wednesday 18 April from 6.30 to 11 pm.
The work will not be placed in a private collection, but will be donated to thePermanent Collection of the Triennale Design Museum in Milan to promote the culture of design.
The Award jury will consist of Silvana Annicchiarico, Director of the Triennale Design Museum, Milan; Christopher Turner, Keeper at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London; Stefano Torrenti, CEO of Florim Ceramiche.
“We are proud to support the world of art and Italian design for the second consecutive year through an Award that bears the name of our CEDIT – Ceramiche d’Italia brand, which has values and philosophy historically founded on a profound bond between industry and creativity of this very type,” Stefano Torrenti, CEO of Florim Ceramiche, underlines. “The CEDIT Prize is intended to substantially promote and reinforce this combination, by supporting, through miart, a work destined to be a worthy addition to the Triennale Design Museum’s Permanent Collection of Italian Design.”
Retrostorico_Duccio Maria Gambi_photo credits_PEPE FOTOGRAFIAIn 2017 the “CEDIT per Object” Prize was awarded to RETROSTORICO| Zuperfici Collection, 2017by talented young Italian designer Duccio Maria Gambi (nero design gallery, Arezzo).
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Retrostorico_Duccio Maria Gambi_photo credits_PEPE FOTOGRAFIA