ARCHITECTURE

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THE PRINCI BAKERY

Piazza XXV Aprile Princi bakery in Milan is a significant work of art, marking an important step on Silvestrin’s path as an architect. The elements that are involved in the making of bread –...
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PAC (PADIGLIONE ARTE CONTEMPORANEA)

Via Palestro, 14 In Milan, the new trends and artistic experimentation have always found space at the PAC Pavilion of Contemporary Art. Its 1,200 square meters have hosted more than 200 exhibitions of Italian...
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STUDIO MUSEO ACHILLE CASTIGLIONI

Piazza Castello, 27 The Achille Castiglioni Studio Museum has been open to the public from January 2006, by means of an agreement between the Castiglioni heirs and Milan’s Triennale. During the guided tour, Irma...
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TEATRO ALLA SCALA

Piazza della Scala The Teatro alla Scala was founded, under the auspices of the Empress Maria Theresa of Austria, to replace the Royal Ducal Theatre, which was destroyed by fire on 26 February 1776...
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TORRE VELASCA

Piazza Velasca, 5 The Velasca Tower is a skyscraper in Milan, located in the homonymous square, south of the Duomo. The name, derived from the former name, is linked to the Spanish Governor Juan...
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GIARDINO VERTICALE TRUSSARDI CAFE’

Piazza della Scala 5 A unique structure for downtown Milan adds a special touch to Café Trussardi: the glass-enclosed dining area. Inaugurated in April 2008, the area designed by the Carlorattiassociati Studio, one of...
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TEATRO ARMANI

via Bergognone 59 The minimalist and metropolitan former Nestlè factory is now the elegant stage for events, fashion shows and performances. Giorgio Armani wished to entrust the construction of the 3400 square metres of...
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EXCELSIOR CONCEPT STORE

Galleria del Corso, 4 A unique shopping experience. Fashion, beauty, accessories, food and design mingle together in the historic building at Galleria del Corso 4, in the heart of Milan; now completely renovated by...
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MUSEO DEL NOVECENTO

Piazza del Duomo 12 With its prime location in Milan’s central piazza, there’s no excuse not to visit this much-hyped addition to the city. The impressive collection of modern art includes work by Italian...
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UNIVERSITA’ LUIGI BOCCONI

Via Roentgen 1 Completed in 2008 by Dublin-based Grafton Architects, this university faculty won the inaugural WAF World Building of the Year award. Its central feature is a sunken 1,000-seat theatre, topped with light-filled...
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