XXI Triennale di Milano
By invitation of Beppe Finessi, Cardillo showcases House of Dust at the XXI Triennale: through a selection of 50 works the exhibition Stanze. Altre filosofie dell’abitare presents a history of Italian interior design from the 1920s to the present day.
STORIES OF OTHER ROOMS.
The exhibition begins with a brief historical overview, introducing the subject and placing it historically through stories about the great achievements of past great masters for whom interior architecture was their first professional sphere and a privileged place for their observations on architecture Gio Ponti, Franco Albini, Carlo Mollino, Carlo Scarpa, Carlo De Carli, Vittoriano Viganò, Ettore Sottsass, Joe Colombo, Leonardo Savioli, Toni Cordero, as well as other major C20th Italian cultural players who, even just at particular times, conceived and realised housing concepts and projects BBPR, Angelo Mangiarotti, Vico Magistretti, Ignazio Gardella, Marco Zanuso, Luigi Caccia Dominioni, Vittorio Gregotti, Gae Aulenti, Nanda Vigo. Works by architects who have expressed their thoughts, skills and visions of the world around us though interior architecture will be exhibited such as, for example, Michele Bonino/Coex, Antonello Boschi, Calvi Merlini Moya, Guido Canali, Gabriella and Massimo Carmassi, Gianfranco Cavaglià, Carla Ceccariglia, Massimo Curzi, Cherubino Gambardella, Antonino Cardillo, Luciano Giorgi, Maria Giuseppina Grasso Cannizzo, Johanna Grawunder, Decio Guardigli, Guido Morpurgo and Annalisa De Curtis, Francesco Pasquali, Daniele Rossi, Italo Rota, Alessandro Scandurra, UdA, Stefano Testa/Cliostraat, Bruno Vaerini, Francesco Venezia.
— The curator Beppe Finessi
Palazzo della Triennale, Viale Alemagna, 6
Stanze. Altre filosofie dell’abitare, XXI Triennale di Milano.
“The photographic exhibition Italian Interiors from 1925 to the Present Day – an offshoot of the exhibition Rooms. Novel Living Concepts, a Salone del Mobile Milano project, curated by the architect Beppe Finessi and held at the Triennale di Milano – provides a wonderful opportunity to showcase interior architecture projects tackled by the most important 20th century Italian designers.”
— Salone del Mobile
Antonino Cardillo 2013 House of Dust Roma
“Ambienti metafisici di grande bellezza, stanze che sembrano parlare di memorie stratificate, tavolozze di colori mai visti prima nell’architettura degli interni: un nuovo autore che si è ritagliato in pochi anni un posto tutto suo nella storia di questa disciplina.”
“Extremely beautiful metaphysical spaces, rooms that seem to speak of layer upon layer of memories, colour palettes never before seen in interior architecture: a new author who has carved out a place entirely his own in the history of this discipline within just a few years.”
— Beppe Finessi
Table from the XXI Triennale di Milano exhibition curated by Beppe Finessi: Stanze. Altre Filosofie dell’Abitare, Palazzo della Triennale, Milano, Apr-Sep 2016.