The appointment with Cersaie is an unmissable event in our professional diary. An explorative visit that every year permits us to discover the latest in materials, practices, and techniques regarding a topic that never ceases to enthuse us: the house of the future.

One of the most interesting things is to see how the future continues to change, year on year, making us more exigent and exploring new trends and tastes.
Thirty years ago – just think of Ugo La Pietra and his smart home – screens were the visionary protagonists of living. Barely ten years back, future homes were seen as mobile, lightweight units like a snail’s shell. And today?
Considering that many of the intuitions over the years, in which progress has proceeded at ever increasing speed, have been prescient and farsighted, if we were to give a contemporary definition of the house of the future, the best description would be that we have entered the era of consciousness.
Two strong tendencies confirm this from among the thousands proposed in a fair of this importance.

by Ilenia Girolami

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