A tour dedicated to those who love contemporary design but also enjoy a look into the recent past, which is both surprising and delightful.
4 hours tour
Meeting point: Fondazione Achille Castiglioni
1 - Meet in front of Fondazione Achille Castiglioni where Giovanna Castiglioni or one of the "historic" assistants of to the Master will tell about the design process, his life in the office, the most significant projects, along with anecdotes about the multifaceted and ironic personality of Achilles Castiglioni: an exciting journey to discover the design of the early ‘900 that lives on today.
2 - Visit the "Temple of Design", where you will be welcomed for an introduction, receive your materials and enjoy a quick breakfast before the tour begins. Guided tour begins at the Triennale exhibition dedicated to design. Depending on timing, it is possible also to visit other present exhibitions (up to the Guide, accordingly to the level of interest).
3 - Very close we will visit the Torre Branca of Gio Ponti in the Parco Sempione, where visitors can admire the panoramic view of the city.
4 - The tour also takes you to the Spazio Rossana Orlandi, one of the most beautiful street of Milan, a cult classic but of a very different variety. The eclectic space celebrates young, international talents, hosts productions of unique pieces where design and art collide.
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