Focus 16: The Hot List of Highlights For the Event – The biggest names in International Design
Across six days, Focus/16 creates an exciting dialogue between visitors and 120 international exhibitors, in an arena that’s as inspiring as it is influential. The edit is compelling, and with 100+ events at the show, the experience is immersive; new initiatives include perspectives on art in interiors and innovative dining experiences. Focus/16 is redefining luxury in interiors, by providing the ultimate platform for established brands and new names to present the best in global talent.
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Marc de Berny
Marc de Berny was launched in 2012 by Marc and Munira, both passionate by Decorative Art and Design, to celebrate the De Berny name, once a renowned furniture house at Château de Berny. With projects ranging from bespoke pieces for private residences to palaces, Marc de Berny has been creating sophisticated and star pieces for interiors and hotels around the world.
Imagined in London and in Paris in combinations of materials and finishes, our collections respond to the creative and luminous vision of our designers and are made by the talented artisans using techniques going back centuries as well as new processes to give the contemporary styling.
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Internationally recognized for high-quality, handcrafted furniture, Poltrona Frau’s furniture making stems from its long history of producing leather. Renzo Frau founded Poltrona Frau in 1912 when early designs, such as the Frau Armchair, reflected the emerging Art Deco styling. Over the last century, Poltrona Frau has integrated modern materials with production techniques relying upon the expertise of generations of artisans.
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Porada has its origin from the passion for wood and the blend with craftsmanship to transform it into a piece of artwork. It was established in 1968 by Luigi Allievi with the aim of expanding the production of chairs, started in 1948. With the support of his sons, who became promoters, as well as him, of a Company that makes quality and professionalism its own bases.
Excellent quality and considerable experience in the wood manufacturing shortly gave the Company a solid and well-defined identity, which nowadays express itself in refined products that contribute to design a domestic environment, where the everyday living needs are met.