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Fondazione Prada | Billy Cowie: Through Walls of Mist

Milan, 8 September 2016 – Fondazione Prada will present “Attraverso i muri di bruma” (Through Walls of Mist), a choreographic project conceived by Billy Cowie for its Milan venue. Developed in collaboration with the Civic School of Theatre [...]
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Photo Gallery: Kienholz ‘Five Car Stud’

[huge_it_gallery id=”11″] Fondazione Prada is presenting “Kienholz: Five Car Stud”, open to the public in Milan from May 19 through December 31, 2016 and curated by Germano Celant. The exhibition brings together 25 artworks [...]
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Photo Gallery: Goshka Macuga ‘To The Son Of The Man Who Ate The Scroll’

[huge_it_gallery id=”9″] Fondazione Prada presents the exhibition “To the Son of Man Who Ate the Soul” by Goshka Macuga in Milan from February 4th to June 19th, 2016 in the spaces of the Podium, the Cisterna and the Sud [...]
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Photo gallery: ‘Recto Verso’ at Fondazione Prada

[huge_it_gallery id=”6″] The thematic exhibition “Recto Verso” presents a selection of artworks that consciously foreground the concealed, forgotten or overlooked phenomenon of the back. Conceived by the Fondazione Prada [...]
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11/07/2015 Gianni Piacentino Solo Show at Fondazione Prada

From November 7, 2015 to January 10, 2016, Fondazione Prada in Milan presents an anthological exhibition devoted to Gianni Piacentino (Turin, 1945). Curated by Germano Celant, the solo show is hosted on two levels of the Podium – the [...]
Sun Tunnels
1973-76

Site:
The Great Basin Desert in Northwestern Utah, about 4 miles southwest of Lucin (pop. 10) and 9 miles east of the Nevada border.

Dimensions:
Total length: 86 ft.
Tunnel length: 18 ft.
Tunnel diameters outside: 9 ft. 2-1/2 in.
Tunnel diameters inside: 8 ft.
Wall thickness: 7 1/2 in.

Orientation:
The tunnels are aligned with the sun on the horizon (the sunrises and sunsets) on the solstices.

Each tunnel has a different configuration of holes 
corresponding to stars in four constellations: 
Draco, Perseus, Columba, Capricorn

Fondazione Prada: European Premiere of ‘Troublemakers: The Story Of Land Art’

Fondazione Prada in Milan holds the European premier of ‘Troublemakers: The Story of Land Art’, a film written and directed by James Crump, will be presented to the public at Fondazione Prada Cinema on Sunday 11 and Monday 12 October [...]
Atlante del gesto, Rituale
Photo: Rocco Casaluci, 2015

Fondazione Prada presents ‘Atlante del gesto’

From 18 September to 3 October 2015, Fondazione Prada will present ‘Atlante del gesto’ (Atlas of gesture), a series of choreographic actions conceived by Virgilio Sieni for its new Milan venue. One of the most representative dancers and [...]
Fondazione Prada, Photo by Giulio Ghirardi

The fine arts of Fondazione Prada

The Fine Arts of Fondazione Prada by Martina Galletti It almost feels like walking onto a movie-set or perhaps even an ancient place wrapped in the atmosphere of a bygone age. Beyond the walls surrounding Milan’s former distillery (the [...]
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Fondazione Prada Announces The Launch of New Milan Venue And Opening Exhibitions

Fondazione Prada’s new Milan venue is scheduled to open on 9 May 2015. Preview days will be held from Saturday 2 to Friday 8 May. Along with the new spaces in Milan, the Fondazione’s Venetian venue will continue to operate in the 18th century [...]