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 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
Thanks to its success with the public, as demonstrated by a turnout
approaching 40,000 visitors, the exhibition will remain open until 9
THE ARTISTIC INSTALLATION “HANDMADE” BY BARNABA FORNASETTIAND VALERIA MANZI ON SHOW IN NORWAY
05 May 2018
Barnaba Fornasetti and Valeria Manzi
presentthe site-specific installation “Handmade” on the occasion of the
exhibition “Contemporary Chaos” curated by Demetrio Paparoni for the
Vestfossen Kunst Laboratorium
The show will be open from today until the 23rd of September.
Photo Credit: Nina Ansten