Milan and fashion.
A tribute to
Gian Paolo Barbieri
From the 17th to the 30th of September, in conjunction with Milan Fashion week, the Regional Council of Lombardy will pay tribute to the great lombardian photographer Gian Paolo Barbieri.
This exhibition is promoted and curated by Fondazione Gian Paolo Barbieri in collaboration with Martina Corgnati and organized by Marta Menegon and Sara Arrigoni. This event at the Palazzo Pirelli Event Space features about 70 photographic works that retrace the artist’s creative life, from the beginning of his career until the early 2000s.
“Milan and fashion, a tribute to Gian Paolo Barbieri” is a journey through the life of Gian Paolo Barbieri, that recounts the imperishable bond with his hometown, Milan, which is fundamental for his artistic research and for his creative production. A fil rouge that the Regional Council of Lombardy welcomes to the “Pirellone”, a prestigious icon of Lombardy industriousness, emphasizing Lombardy as the center of thought, invention, creativity and history that makes it the ideal location for the artist’s production.
The exhibition will also be open on September 29th for a special open of Palazzo Pirelli