Studio Swine (Super Wide Interdisciplinary New Explorers) is a collaboration between Japanese architect Azusa Murakami and British artist Alexander Groves. In 2016, they were awarded the Rising Talent Award at Maison & Objet Paris. For the 2017 Salone, they have been invited by the fashion brand COS to set up a multi-sensory installation in the Cinema Arti in Milan.
Alice Rawsthorn is a design critic and author whose latest book Hello World: Where Design Meets Life explores design’s impact on our lives: past, present and future. She speaks on design at important global events including TED and the World Economic Forum’s annual meetings at Davos, Switzerland. Alice is chair of trustees of the Chisenhale Gallery and the contemporary dance group Michael Clark Company, and a trustee of the Whitechapel Gallery.