Stefan Diez awarded AW Designer of the Year 2022
Stefan Diez, who designed the Yard and Ciak collections for EMU, has been awarded by the magazine Architektur & Wohnen as designer of the year 2022. This award will be released on October 24 at the Design Post in Cologne, on the eve of the Orgatec fair. At the same time, an exhibition curated by Diez himself will be inaugurated and EMU will be partner of the event.
Design Post Cologne
Deutz-Mülheimer Str.22A, 50679 Cologne
From Tuesday 25 to Saturday 29, October 2022
Tuesday – Friday 12pm – 8pm
Saturday 9am – 4pm
EMU for the Re-Think DAda & PLAY project of the University of Pavia
EMU contributes to the realization of the unparalleled Re-Think DAda & PLAY project of the University of Pavia, a project focused on the documentation of the historical architectural heritage and the development of virtual reality systems.
In order to carry out a valuable cultural action, the Experimental Laboratory of Didactics and Research has been enriched with works that are part of the culture of Italian design. Thus transforming this space into a storytelling and a place of inspiration for young minds, who shape their professional identity during their university time. The Re-Trouvé armchair, designed by Patricia Urquiola, has been selected among the design objects.
In addition, an 8-bit graphics video game is being developed giving the chance to navigate in real time and see the 3D models of the Re-trouvé and other interactive objects in virtual reality.
EMU Best International Outdoor Furniture Company – Resorts and Retreats Awards
EMU is the winner of the 6th edition of the Resorts and Retreats Awards as Best International Outdoor Furniture Company 2022, an award launched and announced by LUXLife magazine. This reward underlines that the company is synonymous with guarantee, quality and design all over the world. In fact, EMU furnishings are striking for their excellent performance, as each piece is designed to withstand contract wear and tear and the worst weather conditions, both on land and in the most delicate and demanding areas of hospitality at sea. All are long-lasting, consistent with the company’s principles of sustainability and guaranteed by its historic know-how of working with and protecting metal and its philosophy of 100% Made in Italy.
EMU at Contract fairs with the new 2023 Collections
EMU takes part to the 2022 edition of the contract fairs Hotel Bolzano, Orgatec and Equipe Hotel with collections that are the result of the perfect combination of design, sustainability and collaboration with international designers. EMU furnishings are striking for their excellent performance, as each piece is designed to withstand contract wear and tear and the worst weather conditions, both on land and in the most delicate and demanding areas of hospitality at sea. All are long-lasting, consistent with the company’s principles of sustainability and guaranteed by its historic know-how of working with and protecting metal and its philosophy of 100% Made in Italy. To achieve the best quality project design, with an innovative, sustainable mentality: this has always represented EMU’s value added, which has made it a universally acclaimed brand world-wide, synonymous with guaranteed reliability and top quality.
Apero awarded for Schoner Wohnen BEST of DESIGN 2022
Apero, designed by Martin Drechsel, won the Schöner Wohnen BEST of DESIGN Award for the Outdoor category. Apero is a skilful contemporary reinterpretation of the German wooden seat, whose minimal and graphic appearance allows it to adapt discreetly to different environments and styles, responding to any functional requirement.
EMU in Bologna at the Cersaie Exhibition 2022
At Cersaie 2022, EMU presents furnishings with exceptional performance, the result of a sustainable, 100% Made in Italy production philosophy, and expertise acquired in more than 70 years of manufacturing experience in the production of furniture for the contract sector. Products with extremely high resistance to weathering, humidity, and salt air, such as the Twins collection, designed by Sebastian Herkner, the Terra folding armchair by LCM Marin design studio and the multifunctional and customizable modular system Camaleon, designed by Andreucci & Hoisl.
EMU in Genua: Salone Nautico 2022
Auf der Bootsmesse Salone Nautico 2022, mit Umbria Nautical Cluster, präsentiert EMU Kollektionen, die das Ergebnis sorgfältiger technologischer Forschung sind, Produkte mit transversalem Design, mit einer großen Vielfalt an Materialien und Farben. Die vorrangige Aufmerksamkeit für Details und Prozessqualität haben es dem Unternehmen ermöglicht, zu experimentieren und innovativ zu sein und dabei ästhetische und technische Anforderungen in völliger Harmonie zu vereinen. Das Ergebnis sind hochqualitative Einrichtungsgegenstände, aus Aluminium und EMU-Tex-Bezug, die den widrigsten Wetterbedingungen in den empfindlichsten und anspruchsvollsten Bereichen des Gastgewerbes auf See standhalten. Diese Langlebigkeit steht auch im Einklang mit den Prinzipien der Nachhaltigkeit, die die Kreislaufwirtschaft leiten.
EMU Sponsor of GeckoFest, Umbria
From 9 to 11 September 2022, EMU is Sponsor of GeckoFest, an international project promoted by Spin-A | Enhancing People, a non-profit cultural association that aims to promote, develop and share world excellence in various fields, from science to performing arts. This year the event will face the Chapter II of “Terrae. Della terra e per la terra”, a theme focused on the harmony and beauty of the Earth and on respect and conservation of our planet, but also on the importance of our traditions, our history and our culture. EMU renews its partnership confirming the deep bond with its land, Umbria, and its constant interest in protecting the environment and the circular economy.
EMU Official Sponsor of the World Padel Tour Sardegna Open 2022
From 5 to 11 September 2022, EMU will be the Official Sponsor of the World Padel Tour Sardegna Open, the most important international event of the „latest generation“ sport that gains more and more fans every day. EMU, always in support with sporting events promoting outdoor activities, will be present on the playing fields and will also furnish the hospitality area and the players’ village. Ciak will be the official chairs of the judges on the pitch.
EMU Official Supplier of FIVB Beach Volley World Championship
EMU is Official Supplier of the thirteenth edition of the FIVB Beach Volley World Championship, one of the most globally followed sports, which involves and attracts many young people. 216 male and female matches are scheduled from 10 to 19 June 2022 in Rome, at the Parco del Foro Italico, the most important hub of the Italian sport. For the occasion, EMU, as always alongside sports activities that promote the outdoor lifestyle, will provide some products of the Shine and Holly collections, which, due to their technical peculiarities, are particularly suited for outdoor exposures.