At the Triennale: I am a dragon. The true story of Alessandro Mendini

Setting up of the exhibition I am a dragon. The true story of Alessandro Mendini

Tribute by Beatrice Brandini

I had already talked about Alessandro Mendini in a 2014 post, (https://www.beatricebrandini.it/mendini-the-architect-designer-who-loves-harlequin-and-proust/?lang=en) extolling his extraordinary creativity and my crazy love for his work. The exhibition at the Triennale (until October 13, 2024) celebrates him, and I can’t help but talk about it again. Read more

Met Gala 2024: The Garden of Time

Poster of the exhibition Sleeping Beauties: Reawakening Fashion. Photo by Nick Knight

Spring by Beatrice Brandini

This year the great New York museum will dedicate its splendid halls to the exhibition entitled: Sleeping Beauties: Reawakening Fashion (10 May – 10 September 2024). That is, wonderfully fragile clothes to be (perhaps) worn only once and then scrupulously preserved in the archives of the Costume Institute. Read more