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miart 2017


Alberto Magnelli, Contrastes Violentés, 1956. Courtesy of Lorenzelli Arte

miart 2017: Decades


Nicola Melinelli, Untitled, 2016. Courtesy of the artist and Car Drde, Bologna

miart 2017: Emergent


Whitney Bedford, The Rattler, 2017. Courtesy of Art:Concept, Paris. Photo by Evan Bedford

miart 2017: Established



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“Slight Agitation 2/4” by Swiss artist Pamela Rosenkranz is the second chapter of the exhibition project by Fondazione Prada which includes four site-specific commissioned works.  Curated by the Fondazione Prada Thought Council, Pamela’s installation “Infection” deals on how physical, biological and natural elements affect art. The installation consists of a huge mountain of sand inside the Cisterna’s tall spaces. The sand is impregnated with fragrance of synthetic cat pheromones that activates a biologically attraction or repulsion and subconsciously influence the public’s movement. RGB green light illuminates the peak of this chemically altered nature gently evaporating... Read More
View of the exhibition “Slight Agitation 2/4: Pamela Rosenkranz”. Infection, 2017. Photo Delfino Sisto Legnani and Marco Cappelletti
Miroslaw Balka, BlueGasEyes, 2004. Installation view, “Fragment“, Winzavod Centre for Contemporary Art, Moskow, 2013. Courtesy of the artist and Gladstone Gallery, New York and Brussels, Photography by Vladislav Efimov
The artist’s first retrospective in Italy exhibits fifteen sculptures, installations, and videos made from the 90s, in which the artist explores human nature as well as individual and collective memory. His works play with light and darkness,... Read More
Adrian Paci, Still. Courtesy of the Artist and kaufmann repetto, Milano/New York
kaufmann repetto milano presents “The people are missing“, the new solo exhibition by Adrian Paci, inaugurating on March 29. The show will feature a new video titled Interregnum, as well as an imposing installation that will occupy one... Read More
Liu Xiaodong, Steel 1, 2016. Courtesy Massimo De Carlo, Milan/London/Hong Kong
As a leading figure amongst the neo realist Chinese painters, the artist’s practice tackles issues regarding contemporary society. His works depict topics such as migrant displacement, environmental crisis, living conditions of the less fortunate... Read More
Pino Pascali, Cinque Bachi da Setola e un Bozzolo, 2017. Courtesy of Fondazione Carriero
The exhibition presents the work of Pino Pascali (Polignano, Bari, 1935 – Roma, 1968) in dialog with what is commonly called “Tribal Art”. The title of the exhibition “Pascali Sciamano (Shaman Pascali)” refers to the artist’s... Read More


What's around in Milan

Gabriele De Santis: Case chiuse #04

Casa Vautrin/Vudafieri
28/03/2017 - 03/04/2017

Gabriele De Santis’ new installations welcome the visitors inside Vautrin/Vudafieri’s home, specially opened to public in occasion of the fourth edition of Case Chiuse by Paola Clerico: an itinerant project hosting every year a different artist in a different private house. Gabriele De Santis, starting from the daily language, elaborates a portrait of nowadays borrowing symbols by digital communications. The artist seeks knowledges and raw materials surrounding us to create an iconography which eliminates differences between high and popular culture revealing the essence of contemporaneity. Entering Casa Vautrin/Vudafieri the visitor will find a parrot invading the courtyard which... Read More
Gabriele de Santis, Case Chiuse #04, 2017.
Marsèlleria, Trigger Parties, 2016
Organised by Siliqoon, Trigger parties are a series of monthly meetings involving artists and people interesting in art to give them the occasion to express themselves freely and talk about their artistic practices. These dialogues without curators,... Read More
Tancredi Parmeggiani, Untitled (Facezie), 1960. Courtesy of Ramo Collection

Discovering Tancredi

Ramo Collection
01/04/2017 - 02/04/2017

Ramo Collection, usually closed to public, opens his spaces in occasion of miart with this solo show. Discovering Tancredi is a tribute to the Italian artist’s works on paper. The exhibition deals with Tancredi’s drawing as a privileged medium... Read More
Elena Mazzi

Miroslaw Balka, Elena Mazzi: Focus

Nctm Studio Legale
31/03/2017 - 02/04/2017

Nctm Studio Legale opens its Milanese offices during miart allowing people to admire the collection including artworks by artists such as Miroslaw Balka, Kiki Smith, Adrian Paci, Adelita Husni Bey, Rä di Martino, Zineb Sedira, Paola Di Bello. During... Read More
Spazio Orso 16

More rules for modern life

Spazio Orso 16
31/03/2017 - 02/04/2017

A group show of selected pieces by Bachelor Industrial Design and Bachelor Fine Arts students under the guidance of Christophe Guberan and Stéphane Kropf. The students create a dialogue between art and design taking as starting point Armleder’s exhibition... Read More

Art Spaces

Museums, galleries, foundations and no-profits in Milan
SHORT CUT by Michael Elmgreen & Ingar Dragset 2/7. Photo Fondazione Nicola Trussardi
Courtesy of Giò Marconi Gallery

Giò Marconi


Fondazione Prada, Milan. Photo: Bas Princen. Courtesy of Fondazione Prada
Palazzo Reale

Palazzo Reale


Garden of the Triennale di Milano

Triennale di Milano


© 2014 Roberto Marossi

Lia Rumma Milan


Fondazione Marconi, Milano

Fondazione Marconi


Venue in via stradella 1. Courtesy of Galleria Raffaella Cortese
Courtesy of Francesca Minini

Francesca Minini


© PAC Padiglione d’Arte Contemporanea. Photo by Guido Cataldo (2002)
Massimo De Carlo, Milan

Massimo De Carlo



Restaurants, hotels, bars and bookshops in Milan
Trussardi Alla Scala, Milan
Armani Hotel Milano
Suite 4, Bulgari Hotel Milan
Courtesy of Ostello Bello, Milan
Courtesy of Bar Basso

Bar Basso


Courtesy of Camperio House
Courtesy of Berton



Courtesy of Camparino



Courtesy of Carlo e Camilla in Segheria
Courtesy of Ceresio 7

Ceresio 7


Pasticceria Cucchi



Ristorante Giacomo Arengario Milano