Foundations

Fondazione Vico Magistretti

Fondazione studio museo Vico Magistretti was set up in 2010 and it is dedicated to the Milanese architect and designer who contributed create and spread internationally the Italian Design during the sixties and nineties of the last century.

An equity foundation organised and headed by Susanna Magistretti, the architect’s daughter, which the Triennale Design Museum of Milan belongs to as the official founder and also Artemide, De Padova, Flou, Oluce and Schiffini in the role of founders. Fondazione Vico Magistretti sets out to safeguard and enhance the archive and with it Vico Magistrettis work, but, above all, it aims to be “a permanent non-profit institute serving society and its development.

More specifically, the foundation aims to serve the general public by displaying not just artifacts designed by the architect but also the design process which led to their creation through archive documents.

 

Contacts & Details
OPENING:
tue 10:00 am – 6:00 pm; thu 2:00 pm – 8:00 pm

CLOSING DAYS:
mon, wed, fri, sat, sun

T: +39 02 7600 2964
M: fondazione@vicomagistretti.it
W: Website

ADDRESS
Via Vincenzo Bellini 1

ESTABLISHED
2010
Past Exhibitions
Exhibitions
I’ve travelled the world…
The exhibition narrates Vico Magistretti as a traveller and architect in the world. The show addresses...
26 Mar 2015 - 13 Feb 2016
Exhibitions
Interni Milanesi
The exhibition focuses on one of the many unknown aspects of the Vico Magistretti‘s work: the design...
24 Mar 2016 - 18 Feb 2017
Exhibitions
Fuori catalogo: 5 photographers interpret 5 products by Vico Magistretti
Five young photographers interpret products designed by Vico Magistretti which are not produced anymore....
30 Mar 2017 - 22 Feb 2018
Exhibitions
Fuori Catalogo Capitolo II, Quando il sound design parla all’industrial design
Fuori Catalogo Capitolo II, Quando il sound design parla all’industrial design (When Sound Design...
12 Apr 2018 - 21 Feb 2019