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100 years: the art of sculpture in Milan

From 1815 to 1915 the city of Milan became internationally known as the main hub of the art of sculpture. In the city artists like Medardo Rosso, Adolfo Wildt and Camillo Pacetti contributed to the creation of the so-called “Scuola di Milano” (the school of Milan) which constituted for a century the benchmark for the art of sculpture. The results of this tradition are spread throughout the city from the equestrian monument dedicated to the king Vittorio Emanuele in the Piazza del Duomo, to the Garibaldi’s and Verdi’s statues respectively in Largo Cairoli and in Piazza Buonarroti. Other examples of statues belonging…

When modern meets contemporary art. Visit the GAM museum in Milan.

From the 23rd of November to the 26th of February 2017 the GAM, the modern art gallery in Milan hosts the exhibition “La finestra sul cortile” (The rear window).  In partnership with UBS the exhibit takes inspiration from the 1954 Alfred Hitchcock’s masterpiece and features a collection of contemporary artworks put together by Luca Massimo Barbero, one of the most iconic art reviewer and researcher of our times. The permanent collection of the GAM Modern Art Gallery of Milano features an impressive selection of the 19th and 20th centuries masterpieces that meets through an accurate combination the artworks selected by…

The GAM: the modern art gallery of Milan

The GAM is the modern art gallery of Milan and one of the astonishing museums of the city. The collection is hosted inside Villa Belgioioso. The villa The collection Location Hours & Admission Surroundings Villa Belgioioso The villa Belgioioso was commissioned by the Count Lodovico Barbiano di Belgiojoso in 1790 and was completed in 1796. It has been the residence of the most distinguished personality of the city like Napoleon the third and the royal family of Italy. In 1920 the villa became state property and in 1921 after an important renovation process it was converted into the GAM – The modern…