Fondazione Arnaldo Pomodoro

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Fondazione Arnaldo Pomodoro
Sculpture in Piazza Meda – Fondazione Arnaldo Pomodoro

Fondazione Arnaldo Pomodoro was born in the heart of Milan’s will be an exhibition, active and vibrating.

It follows the call of its founder, international sculptor par excellence. He wants to bring Italy into trends and significant foreign figures of the sculpture. Also to deepen historical phases of our artistic history, always with a particular emphasis on sculpture.

The well-known works Riva e Calzoni created the spectacular architecture. Here they also produced the turbines for the Niagara Falls hydroelectric plant.

The architects Pierluigi Cerri, Alessandro Colombo, led the restoration and in 2006, received the prestigious Ance-In/Arch.

The institution wants to be a “machine exhibition” able to accommodate exhibitions, concerts, events around the art of our time.

Fondazione Arnaldo Pomodoro teaching section

Didart is inside the museum. It’s the educational part that plans activities and pathways associated with each exposition. It stimulate, deepens, and develops the relationship and dialogue between diverse public art.

They always link the proposals for visit and crafts to current exhibitions. They build them to suit every age and need to give life to new situations and always test the ingenuity.

Activities Didart Schools, Didart Weekend, Didart Workshop Dates want to offer a unique experience. This is done through knowledge, testing of materials and tools of art, thereby enhancing the artistic growth of their baggage.

The Foundation welcomes children and families every Sunday at 16.00. Download the program of on-site laboratories (Teaching).

Fondazione Arnaldo Pomodoro Cultural Program

The Foundation offers its visitors a vibrant calendar. It has cultural events, meetings, lectures, seminars, screenings, theatrical and musical events that make space a living and dynamic institution.

It’s in this context, in fact, that the Foundation presents each show as a cultural program. Among the most successful meetings, we recall the evenings to film art. Also the concerts, including one by Eugenio Finardi and Lucio Dalla. They had meetings with Margherita Hack, Ennio Morricone, and the comic Dario Vergassola.

The Foundation then as alive, always active, acting as a stimulus for debate and cultural presence in the city.

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Via Vigevano 9 – Milano – you can go there with public transportation.

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