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INTERVIEW Marva Griffin Wilshire

Born in Venezuela she took Milan as her city of adoption when in the seventies she embraced the work in the field of design and furnishing. In 1998 she created the SaloneSatellite the showcase of Salone Internazionale del Mobile in Milan, Italy, focused on young designers, students and design schools which she’s the curator since the first edition until nowadays. Marva Griffin Wilshire she’s head of the international press office but she represents more than just a key element of Cosmit’s organization and the Compasso D’Oro recognition of working life achievement awarded last year underlines how her persona is so influential among the international design scene. Interview by Tiago Krusse Photographs: Courtesy of Salone Internazionale del Mobile

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DESIGN MAGAZINE 27 (JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2016)  
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