Bracciodiferro, Gaetano Pesce – Alessandro Mendini, 1971 – 1975

Biblioteca di Santa Maria Incoronata, corso Garibaldi 116, Milan. 4th - 14th of April 2013.

Bracciodiferro, part of the Cassina Research and Development Centre founded at the beginning of the 1970’s as an experimental laboratory, was an idea by Gaetano Pesce which involved Alessandro Mendini. The travelling exhibition, curated by Anty Pansera with the collaboration of Mariateresa Chirico, presents rare and never before exhibited objects created in the 1970’s by the Cassina Research and Development Centre and Aldo Cichero.

The pieces on show from Cassina’s Historical Archives include: the Golgotha chair by Gaetano Pesce, the Terra chair and Monumentino da Casa chair by Alessandro Mendini.