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Something about Design!

Something about Design!

In 2016 I promoted a project devoted to the founding fathers of design in Milan. From this experience came the idea of conceiving this itinerary. We will learn about life and works of two of them, creators of objects that are still a subject of worship after half a century. We will discover how ARCO lamp by…
6 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Transportation, Tickets, Food
Hosted in

What's included

Design snack
ingressi studi museo
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Your host

M. Alessandra

M. Alessandra

I'm Alessandra, a writer, an Art Historian and Heritage manager. Since 2008, I live and work in Milan, where I promoting special event and published books about hidden's places & beauty as well as history, architecture, curiosity and nature in Milan. In 2016 I've devised an ambitious project devoted to founding fathers of Design, which involved all the most important institutions of the city.

Where you'll be

We will visit the Achille Castiglioni studio, where his sons will tell us how his design objects were conceived. We will have a relaxing break and snack at the Triennale Caffè, host inside Triennale Design Museum. We will end the trip at Vico Magistretti Foundation, greeted by his nephew.

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

More tips

Bring your curiosity and desire to discover, because, as Achille Castiglioni said to his students, "If you are not curious forget it"! And then, if you like, paper and pen to take notes
M. Alessandra
Something about Design!
New experience
From $126/person
New experience
From $126/person