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FASHION FILM FESTIVAL MILANO 2018: FORNASETTI DESIGNS THE TROPHIES OF THE FIFTH EDITION

26 September 2018

Fornasetti designed the trophies of the last edition of the Fashion Film Festival Milano. Constanza Cavalli Etro, director and founder of the festival, has confirmed Fornasetti for the fifth consecutive year in order to represent the spirit of the event. The trophies, designed by Barnaba Fornasetti, were given during the closing ceremony held at the Teatro dell'Arte of La Triennale di Milano on September, 25th. Also this year the event has seen the contribution of well-known personalities and up-and-coming talents both from fashion and movies industries and, in a continuous dialogue between the two sides, Milan have been transformed into a dreamlike world of untold stories.

THE EXHIBITION “PRACTICAL QUOTES. FORNASETTI AT PALAZZO ALTEMPS” CLOSES WITH 65,635 VISITORS

10 September 2018

With a total number of 65,635 entries, the exhibition “Practical Quotes: Fornasetti at Palazzo Altemps” closed yesterday.The dialogue between the surreal and irreverent fantasy of Fornasetti and the permanent sculpture collection of the Renaissance palace was highly welcomed by both critics and public, so much to bring the Museo Nazionale Romano to extend the duration of the exhibition beyond the initially scheduled closing date.

THE FORNASETTI PLATES ILLUSTRATE LINA CAVALIERI’S LIFE AT THE FERRAGAMO MUSEUM

24 May 2018

The exhibition “Italy in Hollywood” will open today at Salvatore Ferragamo Museum in Florence. It illustrates the years that Salvatore Ferragamo spent in the United States, from 1915 to 1927, and his work with the most famous directors of the time. With photographs, film clips, objects, clothing and artistic depictions, the exhibition is focused on some Italian silent films divas, such as Rodolfo Valentino, Lido Manetti, Tina Modotti, Frank Puglia and Lina Cavalieri, who is featured in the exhibition with an installation of forty Tema e Variazioni plates designed by Piero and Barnaba Fornasetti.The show will be open until 10 March 2019.

A TRIBUTE TO THE SNAKE AT BVLGARI NEW CURIOSITY SHOP FEATURING THE FORNASETTI RUG

15 May 2018

From May 16th 2018 the Bvlgari New Curiosity Shop in Via Condotti in Rome changes its skin with a new display dedicated to the iconic motif of the snake.
The “Serpenti Art Exhibition” begins with the wool and silk rug Amiamo il Serpente (We love the Serpent) designed by Barnaba Fornasetti as a joyful stylised reinterpretation of the biblical serpent of temptation.

THE EXHIBITION “CITAZIONI PRATICHE” HAS BEEN EXTENDED UNTIL 9 SEPTEMBER

06 May 2018

The exhibition “Citazioni Pratiche. Fornasetti a Palazzo Altemps” (Practical Quotes. Fornasetti at Palazzo Altemps) has been extended by popular demand. Thanks to its success with the public, as demonstrated by a turnout approaching 40,000 visitors, the exhibition will remain open until 9 September.

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