SpazioFMGperl'Architettura, Iris Ceramica and FMG Fabbrica Marmi e Graniti’s gallery in Milan, operated by Floornature, hosted “Looking Forward to Expo: An open window on the world ”. The series of 8 conferences presented by Luca Molinari with Alessandro Benetti looks at the themes and construction sites of Milano Expo 2015 through the eyes of key players in the project: at each conference in the series, an architect directly involved in construction of the Expo site and the curator of the pavilion presented will be introduced by Luca Molinari and involved in a discussion with the audience.
The themes for discussion include some of the major construction sites in Expo 2015; between October 2014 and March 2015 they will include: Expo Gate by Scandurra Studio, the Zero Pavilion by aMDL / Michele de Lucchi, Palazzo Italia by Nemesi Studio / Michele Mole, Carlo Ratti’s Future Pavilion and the clusters.
The first conference, at 18:30 on October 9, featured ExpoGate designer Alessandro Scandurra and Caroline Corbetta artistic curator of the ExpoGate pavilions.
Participants also visited the Next Landmark Venice 2014 Floornature International Architecture and Urban Photography Contest exhibition now open at SpazioFMG.