Made in Brera
As international capital of modern Art Milan sets historical and new trends.
Stars as Vanessa Beecroft here studied art and taked their first steps.
Let’s explore locations and key players starting from the most Bohemien district in town.
You’ll visit the Fine Arts Academy and its classrooms, smell fragrance of oil colors in the ancient stationary shop Crespi, have a glass of red wine in Bar Jamaica were once poor artists bartered paintings for a plate of pasta, have a glance at the courtyard where lived Piero Manzoni famous for his Achrome kept at the Moma.
Then you’ll pop in Museo Novecento to make a personal idea about made in Brera avant-garde as Spatialism and Nuclear and you’ll be ready to meet artists graduated in the Academy.
Angela Florio is ready to darken her studio and light up gorgeous arras woven with special leds strings and Cecè Casile to show how his hand carved frames perfectly meld with Gabriele Basilco’s urban photos.