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Silent Paradise: Limone sul Garda

Limone sul Garda | Culturalitaly.com

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Silent, relaxing and surrounded by steep rocky cliffs from one side and waters of Italy’s largest lake from the other, Limone sul Garda is an unbelievable escape from busy cities, traffic and crowds. Not to mention the pure mountain air, crystal clear lake, spectacular views and picturesque promenades.

Toys As You Have Never Seen Them Before: Doll Museum in Angera / Lake Maggiore

Angera - Lake Maggiore | Culturalitaly.com

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Even if you are not a baby anymore, you will love this museum. Thousands of dolls, from giant to impossibly small ones, all decorated with incredible details, filling up the historical Castle Rocca Borromea di Angera located on the shore of Lake Maggiore.

Sore High Up In The Sky: Birdly Flight Simulator In 5VIE

Milano | Culturalitaly.com

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At Palazzo Litta in the heart of 5VIE design district on the occasion of the Milan Design Week 2019 you can find “Simulazione Milanese” by Birdly, a technologic bird flight simulator. Lay on it and fly! Swiss-designed “Simulazione Milanese” is a modern interpretation of Plato’s cave allegory, in which the cave is replaced by a giant birdcage hanging over Milan.

Celebrations For Leonardo: 500 Year Anniversary Celebrates Da Vinci’s Life

Leonardo da Vinci | Culturalitaly.com

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Genius. The definition is the embodiment for Leonardo Da Vinci. Celebrated artist, inventor and thinker, this year marks the 500th anniversary of his death, with celebrations and events around the world. Across his home country are celebrations and events giving a glimpse into Da Vinci’s brilliance. With so many events to choose from, here is a sampling, starting in his home town: VINCI

15.000 Butterflies Invade Historical Milanese Palazzo

Milano | Culturalitaly.com

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You will definitely have chills entering this magic space. 15,000 black butterflies dramatically cover the whole interior of the historical Milanese apartment at Fondazione Adolfo Pini in the heart of Brera Design District. Entitled “Black Cloud” this is a site specific art installation created by the Mexican artist Carlos Amorales.

Missoni’s “Home Sweet Home” by Alessandra Roveda

Milano | Culturalitaly.com

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Home Sweet Home. Perhaps the Sweetest home ever! Rainbow colors, soft knitting and every single object enveloped with yarn. Angela Missoni, the creative director and president of Missoni, selected Alessandra Roveda to curate the installation representing her family’s beloved knitwear brand on the occasion of the Milan Design Week 2019.

Hermes at Milan Design Week 2019: Combining The Useful And Beautiful

Milano | Culturalitaly.com

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Graceful and delicate and, at the same time, featuring powerful aesthetics and elaborate geometries: this is what you will feel visiting Home collection by Maison Hermes at the heart of Brera Design district in via Palermo 10. Yes, feel, because this year the Hermes embraces visitors with a dramatic space made of dimmed lights, strong scent of raw materials and dry stone walls contrasting fragile and sophisticated objects on display.

Endless Sky Made of Bright Lanterns at Objets Nomades by Louis Vuitton

Milano | Culturalitaly.com

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Perhaps the longest queue of the Milan Design Week 2019, and definitely one of the strongest emotions. Exhibition "Objets Nomades" (or Nomadic Objects) by Louis Vuitton at Palazzo Serbelloni features the Home collection of the luxury French fashion brand. What really impresses about the Louis Vuitton exhibition is the breathtaking "sky" made of white lanterns. Hundreds and hundreds, they fill the whole space singing silent songs about the adventures to come and new horizons to explore.

Plastic Made of Wood by Mamou-Mani for COS

Milano | Culturalitaly.com

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There is a plastic cloud in the 16th century Palazzo Isimbardi in Milan. But don’t judge too soon. You have never seen a more sustainable plastic. It is digitally designed, 3D printed and, what’s the most important, 100% compostable. Ready for a sustainable journey?

Lights And Music: Huge Cubic Sculpture Under The Tracks of Milano Centrale

Milano | Culturalitaly.com

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Light installations are always among the most memorable events at the Milan Design Week. Especially when the visual experience is combined with the sound one. Aria Lighting has created “Come to light” work of art, an ephemeral object featuring powerful geometry-based aesthetics. Ever-changing, sometimes flashing, sometimes kaleidoscopic minimal lights, and interacting with music, this installation tries to trick the visitor’s perception.