Ultra Flying Objects

Ultra Flying Objects are an opensource collection of fanciful paper aircrafts, toy planes and flying machines planned by designers and artists for Tam Tam and ilVespaio. This extraordinary fleet is exhibited at the Milan Malpensa Airport from the 13th of September 2017, thanks to Comieco, Sea and Volandia. (more…)

Kids Against Waste

Game-exhibit about food waste for schools and families.

Kids Against Waste explains what is food waste and how it can be reduced and shows a collection of products made of materials produced using agricultural and food waste. It is an idea of Alessandro Garlandini and Clara Giardina.

Kids Against Waste has been displayed at MUBA – Milan’s Children Museum on Expo 2015, at Musei Civici di Reggio Emilia, at Fondazione Golinelli in Bologna and during the LongLake Festival in Lugano.

Toyssimi: 100 children + 100 designers = 100 extraordinary toys and more

A collaboration between 100 children and 100 designers who designed their dream toys at workshops organised by ilVespaio and Scuola Tam Tam in the child hospital wards of Milan and other cities, in family shelters and schools. All the 100 toys have been showcased at the Triennale Design Museum in Milan.

The project is an idea of Alessandro Guerriero, Sebastiano Ercoli and Alessandro Garlandini of ilVespaio and Linda Ferrari. Participating child hospitals include: Istituto Ortopedico Gaetano Pini, Ospedale Luigi Sacco and Ospedale dei Bambini Vittore Buzzi, Casa Pediatrica dell’Azienda Ospedaliera Fatebenefratelli e Oftalmico of Milan, Ospedale Regina Margherita and CasaOZ of Turin. Some workshops were hosted by Scuola Dadà of Milan, with Officina cambiodidestinazione of Pescara, a children’s bookshop in Milazzo with o2 Italia.

Participating designers: Andrea Alessandri, Andrea Amadio, Enrico Azzimonti, Anna Barbara, Matteo Beraldi, Sara Bianchi e Andrea Zambardi – Atto, Arianna Bionda, Riccardo Blumer, Luisa Bocchietto, Francesca Bonfrate con Gianguido Saracino, Arianna Bordignon e Lucalberto Bordignon, Germana Borzellieri, Alessandra Botto, Andrea Brugnera, Carmen Carlotta, Francesca Casati – C12, Daria Casciani, Piergiorgio Caserini, Stefano Castiglioni, Federico Cavallera, Raffaella Cegna, Fausta Cerizza, Matteo Citterio, Alberto Colzani, Marta Comini, Bernardo Corbellini e Bice Dantona – Internotrentatre Studiocreativo, Claudio Cozzolino, Caterina Crepax con Emanuele Bestetti, Riccardo Curti, Nicoletta De Biasi, Lucia De Monte, Lorenzo De Rosa e Ernesto Iadevaia – Sovrappensiero, Paolo Delponte e Angela Tomasello – UNDUO, Daniela Dente, Marta Di Vincenzo, Anita Donna Bianco, Frida Doveil, Massimo Duroni, Luca Enaia, Stefano Erba, Sebastiano Ercoli, Eva Escoms Estarlich, Alice Evolvi, Francesco Faccin, Simone Fanciullacci e Antonio De Marco – 4P1B Design Studio, Cecilia Felli, Linda Ferrari, Gabriele Fiocco, Pietro Follini, Raffaella Formenti, Maria Fossati, Valeria Francescato e Alessia Pagotto – Sotterranea Officina Sperimentale, Alice Furioso, Galliano Gallo, Alessandro Garlandini, Dario Gaudio, Alberto Ghirardello, Gianluca Giabardo e Livia Rossi – Dossofiorito, Clara Giardina, Marta Giardini, Diego Grandi, Fabio Guida – Mg2 Architetture, Seçil Içke, Susanna Iraci, Vénera Kastrati, Anastasia Kucherova – Stefano Boeri Architetti , Jessica Lagatta, Francesca Lanzavecchia, Dario Lazzaretto, Flavia Lo Surdo, Cristina Lorenzi, Francesca Maccagnan, Gianfranco Maggio e Monica Scardecchia – Studio Pace 10, Abele Malpiedi, Alessandro Marelli, Eliana Maria Lorena , Cristina Mariani, Pierluigi Marzi, Daniela Maurer, Francesca Mezzatesta, Yari Miele, Stefano Mirti, Michela Mombelli, Francesca Morea – Plug Creativity, Tommy Muciaccia, Cinzia Munari, Artun Özguner, Daniele Papuli, Chiara Passigli, Aldo Petillo, Matteo Pont – Boumaka, Lorella Pozzi, Matteo Ragni, Sara Ricciardi, Giovanni Rivolta e Nicoletta Savioni – A4A Design, Fabio Rodaro, Sergio Romeo, Massimo Rosati, Stefano Rucci, Elena Salmistraro, Patrizia Scarzella, Iskra Sguera, Massimo Sirelli, Paolo Spadaccini, Maurizio Splendore, Giulia Stocco, Matteo Suffritti con Anna Rossettini, Sabrina Tajè, Rumiko Takeda, Antonia Teatino, Marco Terranova, Silvio Tidu – Yet Matilde, Raffaella Valsecchi, Nicoletta Veronesi, Valentina Zanardi, Maurizio Zorat.

Photos of the exhibition by Gianluca Di Ioia – La Triennale. Photos of the activities with children by Alessia Pagotto, Francesco Cosmai, Luca Orioli and Sebastiano Ercoli.

ilVespaio against food waste

ilVespaio made a series of videos for a campaign against food waste in collaboration with Romborosa.

The campaign has been launched by FoodWeWant and Istituto Oikos Onlus in the WorldFoodDay 2013 and takes place in Italy, Spain, UK, Portugal and Poland.

99: set of wooden modular animals

99 is a set of 3 wooden modular animals which can be assembled to create up to 99 animals, gryphons, chimeras, flying fishes and other mythological monsters.

99 is designed by Sebastiano Ercoli and Alessandro Garlandini for aquapotabile®.
99 is a project of waste reduction in the furniture laser-cut production process. The 99 animals fit into the interstices of the larger furniture components so that waste is minimized.

Materials:
100% pre-consumer reused birch plywood

Whirlpool: promotional products and furniture

Promotional products and furniture made reusing Whirlpool production scraps from their factory near Varese. Chessboard made of post-consumer re-used non-woven fabric, Chessmen made of flawed appliance knobs. Tables made of re-used ceramic glass cooktop. Aprons, shopping bags and a bread baskets produced re-using the old advertising banners of the company.