Milan

‘Milan Fashion Week’ by Brian George

‘Milan Fashion Week’ by film maker Brian George featuring highlights of Milan Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2013. A mix of runway and backstage featuring the arrival of Anna Wintour herself, and a catwalk blooper.

Books, films, music, art and big ideas to get you into the Milan headspace...

A Farewell to Arms

The latter part of A Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway takes place in Milan as the protagonist recuperates in a convalescence home. Hemingway is one of several American authors to pay homage to the city, the city also appears in Mark Twain’s ‘Innocents Abroad’.

Accidental Death of an Anarchist

Milanese writer Dario Fo penned a timely satire about power and corruption when he wrote this play, Accidental Death of an Anarchist

Artist Residency

The Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Centre at Lake Como offers a two months creative arts fellowship to writers and artists in their beautiful grounds.

Domus

Explore architecture, design & urban planning with a special focus on Milan via the acclaimed architectural publication Domus Magazine.

Eastpak BMX Team by AtotheZ

Four riders of the EASTPAK BMX army visited beautiful Milan, Italy.

I am Love

I Am Love an Italian drama (2009) directed by Luca Guadagnino explores the ramifications of an illicit affair in an upper class family in Milan. Starring the enigmatic Tilda Swinton the film allows glimpses into the iconic modernist Villa Necchi-Campiglio where it is set. (The thumbnail depicts the Necchi sisters’ sumptious closet.) Features beautiful cinematography & wardrobe by Raf Simons for Jil Sander. Eye candy! Trailer by PPC Film. Metrodome Distribution, 2010. …

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La Mela e la Farfalla

This wordless children’s classic, ‘The Apple & the Butterfly’ is sublimely illustrated by Italian design legend Enzo Mari who created the title with his wife Iela Mari. It makes a lovely souvenir for kids and graphic designers alike. The Italian title is ‘La Mela e la Farfalla’. Fans should keep an eye out for a similar title, ‘L’uovo e la Gallina’ (The Egg & The Chicken) …

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Marcelo Does Milan

Marcelo Burlon, Editor in Chief at Rodeo Magazine, shows a particular side of the Milan party scene.

The Castle

The Castle, is a documentary shot over the course of a year in Malpensa Airport, Milan, by Martina Parenti and Massimo D’Anolfi. Featuring drug runners, illegal migrants & bomb disposal. A fly on the wall look at the new frontiers of Europe.

Toilet Paper Magazine

I smell a rat. High-jinx from Milanese-slash-New York art pranksters TOILET PAPER MAGAZINE, find a copy.