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On occasion of the award given by MAD - Museum of Arts and Design in New
York, Barnaba Fornasetti opens the doors of the historical family house to
illustrate the first collaboration with his father Piero and unveils the only
secret of Fornasetti: imagination.
Video: Chiara Clemente
Music: “Verde pallido” by Barnaba
Fornasetti and Roberto Coppolecchia
Barnaba Fornasetti receives the MAD
Visionaries! Award given by the Museum of Arts and Design of New York
that for over twenty years has celebrated leaders and luminaries who stand
out for innovation, excellence and creativity in the field of arts and design.
Fornasetti designed the trophies for the winners of the fourth edition of
Fashion Film Festival Milano. The Festival was created by Constanza Cavalli Etro
and supported once again by Camera Nazionale della Moda Italiana and
Comune di Milano. It is a stage for young talents that
aims at giving a voice to fashion through the most contemporary language:
filmmaking. The event has been held at the renewed Anteo Palazzo del
Cinema from 23rd to 25th September.
Since the 1940s, Piero Fornasetti and Gio Ponti collaborated on many
projects bound to leave a mark on the international design panorama: from the
design of interiors such as the Casino of San Remo to the creation of new
pieces of furniture as Trumeau Architettura.Some of those memorable furniture created by the duo Fornasetti-Ponti
are on show at the Georgia Museum of Art in occasion of the exhibition
“Modern Living: Gio Ponti and the Twentieth-Century Aesthetics of Design” from
June 10th to September 17th 2017.