Ventura Centrale is Ventura Projects’ hot spot in the heart of Milan located at the Milan Central Station. After years of silence, the street level locations, which were previously used as laboratories, depots and warehouses, have opened their doors. This iconic building offers labels, companies and established designers a unique opportunity with all the advantages of a blank canvas.
Ventura Centrale is returning in 2020 for its fourth edition. The massive industrial warehouses under the Milan Central Station will once again be filled with majestic installations by renowned international companies, design labels and studios. Since its start in 2017, Ventura Centrale has been expanding each year; from eight abandoned warehouses in 2017, to nine warehouses in 2018 and to sixteen vaults in 2019.
Ventura Future is the perfect opportunity for designers, brands and academies to showcase new work and gain maximum exposure and brand awareness from a large professional audience. The exhibition highlights original, cutting-edge and impactful design. Since 2019, Ventura Future is collaborating with the cultural project BASE Milano.
A new Ventura Project has landed in Dubai at the INDEX Design Series, 26-29 March 2018 – in other words, we have crossed the desert! Organisation in Design was invited by DMG events to curate a space at the next Index Design Series fair which is the absolute international interiors and design event located in the Middle East.
VENTURA DUBAI has been a creative oasis in a mostly commercial environment, bringing innovative design concepts with a particular focus on concept, quality and content to a fast-growing economy. Click here to watch the show highlights of INDEX 2018, to see many of Ventura Dubai's presentations
First there was Milan, now there is Manhattan! Ventura Projects is proud to present Ventura New York - the Dutch edition. Ventura Projects collaborates with the Consulate General of the Netherlands to offer the participating designers acces to the American market. Laying groundwork for years to come, Ventura Projects hopes to establish a Dutch settlement for young Dutch designtalent in New York City.
Ventura Lambrate has been Ventura Projects’ flagship event for 8 years held during the annual Salone del Mobile/Fuorisalone in Milan. During this week, the district of Lambrate in northeast Milan transformed int a thriving design district that showcased the latest developments in international contemporary design.
Ventura Projects joins forces with Biennale Interieur in Kortrijk to establish Ventura Interieur, an independent curated exhibition platform within the renowned design biennial. The exhibition complements the event's business setting with creative energy from academies, independent designers, new brands and institutions. Through this platform, Ventura Interieur showcases the latest developments in contemporary design and the broader cultural sectors related to design to a wider audience, and brings exhibitors closer to the commercial sphere.
After Milan (Ventura Lambrate), Kortrijk in Belgium (Ventura Interieur) and Berlin (Ventura Berlin), Ventura Projects is invited to participate in the London Design Festival. In partnership with designjunction, Ventura London creates an independent exhibition area focused on young talent. The dynamic mix of established labels showcased at designjunction with experimental and innovative work curated in Ventura Projects' trademark style is what marks this collaboration. In the spirit of Ventura Lambrate, Ventura London feels immediately at home in the industrial surrounds of the Sorting Office.
Ventura Berlin is Ventura Projects' first foray outside Milan, where a curated exhibition area is integrated into Qubique, the professional tradeshow for furniture and interior design. Based on the successful concept of Ventura Lambrate with its focus on quality and content, the special edition of Ventura Berlin presents innovative contemporary design in a coherent exhibition set in the lobby of the former Tempelhof Airport.