Past Shows

Gran Turismo - A Greek Collection
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Gran Turismo - A Greek Collection




25 - 2 Dec 2021

  Adorno is pleased to present “Gran Turismo,” a Greek collection curated by Thanos Karampatsos and Christina Kotsilelou of Greece is for Lovers. Visualized on the concourse of the abandoned Ellinikon International Airport, the collection explores the existence of a common essence among Greek designers working locally and abroad. Despite Greece’s bright and celebrated antiquity, where achievements in architecture, sculpture, and crafts are renowned worldwide, the contemporary design scene is quite small and only recently investigated.   With experience as...

THE REAR-VIEW MIRROR at NYCxDESIGN
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THE REAR-VIEW MIRROR at NYCxDESIGN




11 - 18 Nov 2021

Adorno is pleased to present “THE REAR-VIEW MIRROR,” a virtual group show bringing the work of ten Spanish designers to NYCxDESIGN, 11-18 November. The collection, curated by Ana Domínguez Siemens, will be virtually presented on Adorno in a brightly coloured, multi-level structure inspired by Ricardo Bofill’s La Muralla Roja. Navigating through a scenography deeply rooted in tradition and constructed with a strong Mediterranean feeling, the audience will encounter the contemporary interpretations of traditional techniques and innovative uses of local materials...

DANISH PREDICTIONS at NYCxDESIGN
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DANISH PREDICTIONS at NYCxDESIGN




11 - 18 Nov 2021

  Adorno is pleased to present “DANISH PREDICTIONS”, a virtual group show bringing twenty Danish designer-makers to New York in a new format. The exhibition, curated by designer and curator Pil Bredahl, will be virtually presented on a rooftop high above the streets of an imagined Manhattan overgrown by nature. We invite the audience to navigate through the scenography, exploring how new Danish design and craftsmanship predicts and analyses societal trends and values through artistic expression. Through their practices, the...

Contemporary Design Market 2021
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Contemporary Design Market 2021




25 - 26 Sep 2021
Gare Maritime

The Contemporary Design Market will share the floor with the Brussels Design Market, the largest event dedicated to 20th-century design consistently attracting over 7 000 visitors! For this third consecutive year, Adorno is proud to present a selection of the best contemporary makers from the show. The Contemporary Design Market is an exclusive exposure and sales platform for both established and upcoming Belgium-based designers working across design disciplines and with a variety of mediums. It is a unique opportunity to...

The Dutch and Swedish Exhibition at ADORNO LONDON 2021
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The Dutch and Swedish Exhibition at ADORNO LONDON 2021




22 - 26 Sep 2021
Dray Walk - Old Truman Brewery

Adorno is delighted to invite you to the opening of Adorno London’s exhibition of the Dutch collection, “An Irregular Future”, and the Swedish collection, “Maximalist 180°”, on Tuesday 21 September 2021. Organised in partnership with the Embassies of the Netherlands and Sweden, the exhibition presents two takes of the overarching theme for this year's Adorno London, “Designing Futures”   2:00 - 4:00 pm - PRESS PREVIEW With a guided tour of the two collections arranged from 3:30 to 4:30 pm...

Tactile Baltics - London Design Festival 2021
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Tactile Baltics - London Design Festival 2021




18 - 3 Oct 2021
Dray Walk - Old Truman Brewery

Tactile Baltics will offer a close insight into the design scenes of three Baltic countries - Estonia, Latvia & Lithuania. Contemporary design projects by established and up-and-coming designers will comprise examples of tableware, textiles, furniture, lighting, jewelry, and conceptual work. A part of the London Design Festival, Shoreditch Design Triangle, and Adorno London, Tactile Baltics will invite people to discover the Baltics and the region’s deep-rooted connection to nature. With a focus on tactility, visitors can feel the environment around...

ADORNO LONDON 2021 - Designing Futures
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ADORNO LONDON 2021 - Designing Futures




18 - 26 Sep 2021

Following last year's success, Adorno London 2021 will return as the leading virtual design destination during the London Design Festival. Through immersive digital content, and physical exhibitions, Adorno will present new work, spanning the fields of collectible design and functional art, conceived by independent designers and studios who are part of an international contemporary discourse. With this year’s theme of “Designing Futures” in mind, curators from Austria, Belgium, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, the Netherlands, Norway, and Sweden have put together collections...

Matérialité - The Exhibition
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Matérialité - The Exhibition




8 - 12 Sep 2021
Espace Commines

Adorno is pleased to present “Matérialité”, a French collection curated by Stephen Markos of Adorno, to be revealed at this year's Paris Design Week “Factory”, 8-12 September 2021. “Factory” is coined as the breeding ground of the avant-garde, incubating emerging designers’ work and promoting cross-dialogue amongst peers.  Author Gail Peter Borden wrote in “Material Precedent: The Typology of Modern Tectonics”, that, when approaching a design, "the technical components [of the material] must be matched by the sensorial effects". Put simply,...

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