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Something about Design!

Something about Design!

Duration:6 hours total
Includes:Food, 1 ticket and Transportation
Languages:Offered in Italian

About your host

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.
M. Alessandra
M. Alessandra
M. Alessandra
M. Alessandra

What we’ll do

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 Achille Castiglioni was designed in 1962, and still produced by Flos since that time; or…

What else you should know

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

What I’ll provide

Snacks
Design snack
Tickets
ingressi studi museo
Transport
Spostamenti fra le sedi

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.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 7 days before the experience is scheduled to start or within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

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
€110 / person
New experience
€110 / person