A triumph of the imagination which finds expression in the many artisan hat shops still to be found in Italy, especially in the regions of Lombardy and Piedmont. Amongst these workshops stands out the historic Melegari hat shop in Milan.
Tarot cards appeared in Italy in the 15th Century, most likely just in Milan in the Visconti Court (Lords of the city from 1277 to 1447), one of the main sites for the spreading of the culture of that period.
the idea of working on a backpack came about; combining a very simple shape with the concept of "something that can represent your extension"
We are in Milan, in the center of the fashion district, just steps from Via Montenapoleone and some of the most elegant boutiques in the city
An hour, the time necessary to dress a marionette. Four days to make a costume. Two months to prepare a show and a year to put on stage one from scratch.
The Museum of the 20th Century in Milan is hosting until next March 15th, the exhibition "Yves Klein Lucio Fontana. Milan Paris 1957-1962” - an opportunity to rediscover two great talents, who with their creative journeys, deeply molded the art of the decades to come.