From February 12 to March 20 2016
Opening: February 12 2016

After the war, Italian culture was still largely affected by the austerity of the thirties and several decades of dictatorial regime. Many artists and architects moved to the united states, where culture was being rapidly industrialised. They discovered products with rich forms that were opulent, aerodynamic and highlighted by frequent advertising. It was in this entirely new spirit that the Italians entered the fifties. Industrial production of design and especially lighting developed largely due to numerous architects / designers : Giuseppe Ostuni, Tito Agnoli, Joe Colombo, without forgetting the greatest : Gino Sarfatti...

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