ON NEXT MAY 15, 16, 17 AND 18 : 15 YEARS - 30° EDITION
In 1999, it was audacious, and whereas a little crazy, to propose in Paris streets a market of antique dealers specialized in 20th century design... This was however the bet of Fabien Bonillo and of his Puces du Design ! Since 15 years, the Puces du Design propose the better 20th century design in opening sky and if, in 1999, the idea is totally new and original, in 2014, after 15 years and 30 editions, the initiative is still unique :
- The Puces du Design are the only design event of this size and quality (100 exhibitors among which 40% of non French gallerists ) to be in a free public access;
- this is also the unique specialized market that associates exigency of quality that seduce professionnal and an undeniable popular dimension.
ANTIQUE DEALERS SPECIALIZED IN FASHION AND DESIGN OF THE YEARS '50 TO 2 000
First European market exclusively devoted to after-war design, the Puces du Desin have built since 1999 an international reputation... Among the hundred of antique dealers, gallerists are coming from all over in France and Europe because they regard the Puces du Design as a major international vintage event. Their selections are showing the trends and specifities of their origine ; they are giving to the event a unique dimension. Specialized in a style or an epoch, they select for the fair pieces designed by the most famous designers - Eames, Panton, Saarinen, Matégot, Prouvé... - but they are always coming with treasures and surprises : objects that are not signed or designed by creators who are not yet reknown.
EVENT 2014 : AN EXCEPTIONNAL EXHIBITION DEDICATED TO ANDREA BRANZI
Theorist, architect and designer, Andrea Branzi, born in 1938 in Florence, has a choice place on the international design world since the end of the ‘70. In his work, all his activities and thoughts overlap for giving birth to creations marked by poetry and a kind of universality.Fabien Bonillo, founder of the Puces du Design, is very proud, and happy..., to propose for celebrating the 30th edition and the 15 years of his event, an exhibition dedicated to the 15 last years of creation of Andrea Branzi in collaboration with the Italian gallerist Gian Marco Volpi. It will be from 15 to 18 of May, Place des Vins de France in Bercy Village, Paris 12° in a free public access.