DuPont Presents “Surlyn® Meets Milano”

Surlyn® Meets Milano - December 1-6, 2015

Transforming sophisticated designs into commercial realities

In the heart of the world capital of design, DuPont Cosmetic Solutions to reveal new design possibilities for creatives across a gamut of sectors.


Milan, Nov. 18, 2015 – Milan’s Triennale Design Café will set the stage for “Surlyn® meets Milano,” an inspiring event presented by DuPont Packaging & Industrial Polymers, where the influence of contrasting design cultures will reveal new aesthetic and tactile possibilities for creatives across a variety of design disciplines. 

Since its origins, Italy’s celebrated Triennale Design Museum is home to all forms of art and creative expression connected to social evolution, and there could be no better place than here to host “Surlyn® meets Milano”.  The signature boutique event will introduce members of the European design world to the surprising and luxurious qualities of DuPont™ Surlyn®.

“Surlyn® meets Milano” – Opening and Press Conference

PLACE: Triennale Design Museum, viale Emilio Alemagna 6, Milan

DATE: 1st December 2015

TIME: 5:00 pm

TO REGISTER: Surlyn® meets Milano - Registration

The evening of the event opening, leading designers and personalities within the international design world will be present to introduce the material and answer questions by the media.  These personalities include:

  • Gianfranco Faccin, R&D Project Engineer at Alessi
  • Ambrogio Rossari, ADI Lombardia President
  • Andrea Rovatti, designer at Rovatti Design
  • Thierry de Baschmakoff, Director of Aesthete
  • Philippe Milazzo, Global Head of Marketing – Cosmetics, Perfumes & Luxury Packaging – DuPont

Francesco Lucchese - Event Moderator:  Italian architect and designer, Francesco Lucchese, is also the creator of Maison Surlyn®, the DuPont exhibition space in the form of a luxury boutique that highlights the infinite creative potential of Surlyn®.

The Surlyn® meets Milano exhibition will illustrate the potential of DuPont™ Surlyn® with objects of design: from tableware, caps of perfumes and bottles, sports goods and other items.

“Surlyn® meets Milano”

PLACE: Triennale Design Museum, viale Emilio Alemagna 6, Milan

DATE: 1-6 December 2015

TIME: 10:30 am to 20:30 pm

The event will be sponsored by ADI (Association for Industrial Design). Since 1956, the association has been uniting professionals, researchers, teachers, critics, and journalists around the main topics of design: project, energy consumption, recycling and training.  ADI has played a leading role in the development of industrial design as a cultural and economic phenomenon.

Transparent, colored, metallic or satin finished, Surlyn® is a premium material that can replace glass, while offering a crystal clear transparency and colorability without limits. It allows combining freedom of design, aesthetics and performance. Thanks to Surlyn®, possibilities of reinterpretation are unlimited.  Surlyn® meets the needs of designers of packaging for perfumes or cosmetics with technical know-how and unique and innovative solutions that take into account new trends, without forgetting elegance and sophistication.