Guide for pros

A guide for pros: the most interesting events

Opening a shop, showroom, show room, exhibition,lectures and presentations ... How to keep track of all activities and not miss all the interesting things? Especially for you, we prepared a digest of the brightest design events of the beginning of spring! The most interesting lectures of the design forum, the presentation of the kitchens in the salon-castle "Chateau de Vessel", the relic from Bukhara on the XXXVIII Russian Antique Salon, the presentation of luxury German furniture and the opening of the show room. Today we will tell about the most significant events in the field of design.

Modern and classic interiors 2015: from idea to realization

On March 29 and 30, in Moscow, on the Savinskaya Embankment,in the Design & Decoration Center from all over Russia and the CIS. Over the course of two days, participants exchanged experience and gained new knowledge. During a series of trainings and master classes, those who came to the forum or looked online (there was such an opportunity), got acquainted with leading architects and designers of world size and, most importantly, were charged with inspiration for further work. The ideal organization, well-known speakers, actual topics of the performance - all this at the next, already the fifth in the forum was demonstrated by the Rockwell Group. Speakers and participants talked about how to learn to stand out among a huge number of other designers and architects, what type of interior (private or public) to choose for themselves, what new technologies and trends are worth paying attention to. For owners and managers of architectural and design companies, it is important to be able to hear the client, to understand his needs. Therefore, special attention was paid to difficult negotiations with B2B and B2C clients and negotiating in the new reality. This time the speakers were: one of the best business coaches of Russia Dmitry Norka, the owner of several Russian and foreign companies, as well as the founder of the AvKube design studio Andrei Antonenko, the founders of the Sundukovy Sisters design studio Ira and Olya Sundukovy, the head of the studio "Anthropological Design" Natalia Ivanovskaya . Among the speakers there were foreign guests - famous designers Nick Munro and Ludovico Lombardi. Nick Munro - a famous British designer, studiedengineering and design at Nottingham University, the Imperial College of Science and Technology, and the Royal College of Art in London. In recent years, many prestigious companies have collaborated with Munro: Wedgwood, The V & A Museum, La Cafetiere, Fired Earth, John Lewis, Bugatti in Italy and Royal Selangor in Malaysia. Ludovico Lombardi is truly a world designer. He was born in Italy, lives in London, worked in Spain, Italy and England with such celebrities as Carlos Ferrater, Arata Isozaki and Zaha Hadid. His projects were presented in international journals AD, AJ and Abitare. Ludovico has his own LDVC studio, where he is engaged in research in the field of design through computational and material processes. This year Oksana Kashenko, editor-in-chief of took part in the forum as a speaker. At the lecture, which gathered a lot of designers and architects, Oksana talked about the possibilities of promoting the designer's business through social networks, video and other new techniques. How to publish in specialized magazines, what are the pros and cons of print and online publications, what to publish if there are no ready-made interiors, and why the architect and designer of Facebook and Instagram.

Presentation of exclusive cuisines in the Chateau de Vessel

April 1 in the chic salon "Chateau de Vessel"located in the shopping and entertainment center "Vegas Crocus City", the presentation of the showroom of exclusive cuisines Gamadecor was held. Gourmet dishes, first-class cocktails, show business stars - everything was organized in such a way that the evening turned out to be solemn and memorable! The name of the salon "Chateau de Vessel" is translated as "the lock of dishes". Indeed, the luxurious interior of the salon is stylized as a medieval castle, where you can find absolutely everything for everything from home appliances to decor. In the salons "Chateau de Vessel" presents exclusive kitchen furniture, utensils and household appliances of prestigious brands, and the interior of the store itself is struck with an abundance of antiques, antique kitchen buffets, cabinets for dishes and lamps made in a single copy. The event dedicated to the presentation of kitchensGamadecor from Porcelanosa Grupo, passed with an appropriate chic. Gamadecor belongs to Grupo Porcelanosa, which was established in 1987 to offer the consumer high-quality furniture for bathrooms and kitchens. Since its foundation, Gamadecor has been building products using the latest technology. The advanced design of these cuisines was appreciated already in more than thirty countries of the world. Flamenco dancers delighted guests with incendiarySpanish dances, cocktails were prepared for a unique mini-bar in the form of a car created by Smeg in cooperation with Fiat, and the culinary part of the evening was led by the recognized member of the guild of the chefs of Russia, Mirko Dzago. Guests of the evening were many stars of show business, and some of them even joined Mirko and cooked incredible dishes with him. In the "Chateau de Vessel" there are several operating cuisines, which regularly host master classes from the best chefs of the capital.

XXXVIII Russian Antique Salon

On the 5th of April, XXXVIII Russianantique salon. For 9 days 18 thematic expositions were visited by about 20 000 people. Within the framework of the fair, Art de Vivre presented the carpet Negresco, a relic from Bukhara and carpets from the Qom collection. Carpets Negresco adorn the floors of the hotel of the same name - the legendary palace, which became a real living museum and a symbol of Nice. On the luxurious carpets the flowers are poured, made according to the sketches of the artist Raymond Moretti. Art de Vivre experts presented a carpet to the collection of the legendary hotel, and told how the original, stored in Negresco, was created. In addition to Negresco carpet, Art de Vivre showed a real relic from Bukhara - a classic example of Turkmen carpet weaving in the early 20th century. The product meets the best traditions of the Tekintsy - high-quality wool, natural dyes, careful weaving, high density, balanced rapport ornament, rich, but colorful color gamut. Such carpets were usually woven to order and from the end of the XIX century they were sold in the rich markets of Bukhara, therefore they are often called "Bukhara". The city of Kum is famous for its beautiful silkcarpets. High quality silk, a variety of color palette and detailed drawing of each element of the pattern is a distinctive feature of these carpets. From there, the collections of Iranian carpets Art de Vivre, presented at the XXXVIII Russian Antique Salon, were brought. These carpets embody the traditions of the ancient province of Iran - patterns and colors, materials and methods of production.

Presentation of German furniture Truggelmann

March 12 in the salon "Trio-interior" on Pyatnitskaya Street,39 the presentation of the furniture of the German company Truggelmann was held. The furniture of the Truggelmann factory combines a luxurious classic design and famous German quality. For many decades, Truggelmann's specialists have realized the dreams of demanding customers about luxury and convenience. Dmitry Bataev, "Trio-interior": - Truggelmann - a reliable German factory with a 75-year history, perhaps the only one in Germany, specializing in classical furniture. The factory offers design solutions of the highest quality and for almost every taste. World recognition Truggelmann furniture deserved thanks to a unique combination of unsurpassed German quality and functionality with refinement and attention to detail inherent in the Italian and French manufactories. Modern technologies used for the production of tables, chairs, sofas, storage systems and other interior items, harmoniously combined with the handmade work of skillful cabinetmakers. In the assortment of the factory there is a wide choiceclassical furniture in different historical styles that will occupy a worthy place in the interior of the bedroom, living room, hallway, kitchen or dining room both at home and apartment. The attractiveness of Truggelmann furniture is also in the fact that the factory is ready to fulfill any client's request, having developed an individual project or adding the already existing collection to the necessary details. Every item made at the Truggelmann factory, whether it's a Louis XIV bed, a Louis XV style dining room, elegant baroque chests or pompous empire-style sofas, is designed not only to recreate the spirit of a certain era in your interior, but also to create the maximum comfortable conditions for a calm and measured rest. For the production of all furniture, the company uses high-quality and environmentally friendly materials.

Opening of the show-room Porcelanosa Grupo

April 2, a group of companies "Zodiac Interior &Ceramics ", which is the general distributor of Porcelanosa Grupo, presented the unique and at present moment the only monobrand show-room of the concern in Russia. The event was attended by more than 250 representatives of the professional architectural and design community. Support the opening of the show room flew the president of the concern Porcelanosa Grupo Sylvester Segarra. At the opening was also attended by the famous fashion designer Vyacheslav Zaitsev. For five hours guests were entertained by invited artists. Professional illusionist Damir Valitov gave an opportunity to become a direct participant of the performance to every guest, forcing things to suddenly disappear, then miraculously appear again. The Spanish musical quartet flamenco, along with several of its assistants, performers of Spanish folk dances, lit the fire in the eyes of the guests of the event and whirled them around in an incendiary Spanish dance. The company "Zodiac Interior & Ceramics" managed not only to create a unique creative salon, but also to give a holiday to all guests of the event, who came to support the opening of the showroom of the concern Porcelanosa Grupo in Russia.

Culinary master class in the "Globe gurme"

Culinary mater-class was held on Thursday, 19Martha. The venue was the grocery store "Globus gurme" in the galleries "Seasons". It was here that those who were interested in learning new knowledge in the field of cooking and new technologies gathered. Roomble acted as an information partner of the event. The special guest of the event was the deputyeditor-in-chief of the magazine "Deli" Marianna Orlinkova. She cooked four dishes in the stylish kitchen of Gaggenau: steamed vegetables with coconut-peanut sauce, couscous with mint and young vegetables, rolls from sea bass with shrimps and orange flan in cups. In addition, the event was tasting wine. The master class was really comfortable due to the fact that the place of creation of culinary masterpieces was the kitchen of Gaggenau. At the event in all its glory demonstrated the principle of the new oven-steamer. The combination of steam and hot air makes it possible to cook, steam, bake, stew, and torment. In addition, Gaggenau devices of the new series are equipped with a touch screen, which guarantees ease of use. All the spectators of the cooking process were able to independently verify that the equipment is acting quickly and impeccably. The best indicator that culinarythe event was really successful, it's aftertaste. This evening, not only the original dishes, but also new knowledge, became the reason for its occurrence. On April 7, a press conference was held dedicated to the opening of a new line of activity for HONKA - HONKA Realty. HONKA Realty realizes real estate in the primary and secondary markets of suburban real estate, working with the most prestigious areas of the Moscow region, Leningrad and Tver regions. In the collection HONKA Realty presents not only unique offers of houses produced by HONKA, but also other, most interesting from the point of view of architecture and location of cottages and villas in villages and picturesque old places. Each house of HONKA is unique. And the use of exceptionally high-quality materials in construction and finishing, full maintenance and warranty make life in this house as comfortable and carefree as possible. No wonder every house HONKA has its own technical passport.