In honor of the 50th Anniversary of the Milan Furniture Fair, I Saloni Milano in New York will celebrate the excellence of Italian Design with a series of special exhibitions and cultural events throughout New York City this holiday season. The 6-week program, including dynamic multi-media art installations by renowned artists Peter Greenaway and Bob Wilson and festive events by 20 of the leading Italian Furniture Showrooms throughout the city, will bring I Saloni to New York, paying homage to the quality, innovation and beauty for which Italian Design has long been known.
The program will run from Monday, November 29, 2010 – Saturday, January 8, 2011.
The events are as follows:
- Artist Robert Wilson to pay homage to the beauty of Italian design with exhibition featuring renowned Italian ballet dancer Roberto Bolle at Center 548, November 30 – December 18, 2010
- Peter Greenaway’s acclaimed video installation of Leonardo’s Last Supper to make its U.S. debut at the Park Avenue Armory, December 3, 2010 – January 8, 2011
- 20 Italian Furniture Showrooms to participate in “Italian Design Street Walking,” November 29, 2010 – January 8, 2011