From 07th December 2018 to 03rd March 2019
Sala Gian Ferrari, Museo MAXXI, Rome
UniFor renews its interest in the world of architecture, art and industrial design with the exhibition Nature, L'Anello Mancante, open to the public at the Maxxi Museum in Rome until February 3, 2019.
Designed by Architect Michele De Lucchi, the installation is developed and built with the support of UniFor as technical sponsor.
The missing ring is a construction that visitors can walk through and cross inside. It consists of a metal structure covered with rectangular shingles in white HI-MACS® solid surface by LG Hausys. The tubular steel bearing frame consists of twenty parabolic portals to which a double series of horizontal beams are fixed. The slabs, laid in staggered rows, are slightly spaced so as to allow the passage of light from the outside. The installation is completed by continuous LED zenithal lighting.
The structure reaches a height of almost 5 meters for a footprint of about 9 x 13 meters on the ground.
Sala Gian Ferrari,
Museo MAXXI, Rome
Edited by Margherita Guccione
and Pippo Ciorra
Events | 2020.10.13
Poldi Pozzoli Museum, "Mantegna ritrovato"
UniFor is proud to support once again the Poldi Pezzoli Museum as a technical sponsor.
Events | 2020.09.22
Decor & Decorum: conversation with Tobia Scarpa
The conversation between architect Tobia Scarpa and Francesca Molteni, live on Zoom, will trace the architectural idea behind the renovation of UniFor space in Milan in the late 1980s.
Events | 2020.08.06
UniFor @ Paris Design Week
UniFor presents a new multimedia window, curated by Ron Gilad, for the Paris Design Week in its showroom in 6 Rue des Saints Pères.
Events | 2019.09.15
UniFor will take part at WORKSPACE, the largest commercial interior design event in the Middle East. The which will take place in Dubai from 17th to 10th September.
This year WORKSPACE will also be part of Middle East Design and Hospitality Week (MEDHW), the biggest celebration of design and hospitality in the Region.
Events | 2019.09.06
New Opening - UniFor Showroom Paris
On the occasion of its 50th anniversary, UniFor is restoring and renewing the historic showroom of its French branch, designed by Afra and Tobia Scarpa in 1979. The newly renovated spaces has been inaugurated during Paris Design Week, in celebration of both UniFor’s first 50 years - the history of which is illustrated in a prestigious book published by Skira, “UniFor. A Commitment to Architecture” - and its 40 years on the French market at its historic and prestigious Paris location on Rue des Saint-Peres. It was 1978 when the Molteni family founded UniFor France and entrusted Afra and Tobia Scarpa with the task of transforming the former residential apartment at 6 Rue des Saints-Pères into spaces suitable for receiving its clients and presenting the UniFor collection. The showroom was launched the following year. The renovation project, overseen by the architect Simone Agresta, leaves Afra and Tobia Scarpa's original project intact while reinterpreting the spaces in a modern key
Culture & Education
Fondazione Giangiacomo Feltrinelli