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Fondazione Prada exhibition space opens in Milan

Fondazione Prada building in Venice.
Fondazione Prada building in Venice. Image by Jean-Pierre Dalbéra / CC BY 2.0

This Saturday, Fondazione Prada will open a new a 19,000 square metre art exhibition space in a former distillery in Largo Isarco, to the south of Milan. The new exhibition space combines existing and new buildings, designed by Dutch architect Rem Koolhaas, and the first shows include a take on classical statuary by Salvatore Settis, a documentary film by Roman Polanski, and art installations by Eva Hesse and Damien Hirst. Read more: theguardian.com