Inspired by the City Flag
A Tribute to the Greatness of Venice
The great magnificence of the Serenissima. The power and the prestige of the most famous and evocative maritime Republic; Venice.
This is the story behind the creation of the Gonfalone Collection by Mike Shilov, the winner of the 2018 iART, iHEART, iDESIGN contest announced by Arte Veneziana in partnership with Archistudio during Arch Moscow.
The articles recall modern geometrics with a vintage twist to testify the great attention to the typical Venetian glass heritage, which fascinates everyone around the world.
Handcrafted Luxury Sideboard
Gonfalone Curved Sideboard
Artistic Engravings of a Golden Winged Lion
Structure made of oak wood with black matte finish.
Base, sides and handles made of brass with brushed and antique nickel finish.
Two sliding doors made of glass tiles with light antique finish and black velvet on the internal covering.
Inside made of oak wood with black matte finish.
Mike Shilov was born and grew up in Moscow. A graduate of the Faculty of Journalism of the Moscow State University, before making a successful career in interior design, he worked for many years as a fashion and lifestyle editor and art-director. Determined to do what he had wanted for so long, Mike received a position as interior and product design at the International Design School in Moscow. He continued his education abroad in order to obtain a truly global vision for design. In 2016, Architectural Digest chose Mike’s project for the Bosco Verticale Skyscraper in Milan as the very best. In 2018 Mike launched the eponymous luxury carpet collection.