50 oggetti + 1. Il Grande gioco dell'Industria
Thursday, 8th October 2015 at 7 p.m. the inauguration of the iconographic exhibition “Il grande gioco dell’industria was held at Spazio Folli 50.0, via Egidio Folli 50, in Milano” , cured by Francesca Molteni, and organised by Museimpresa ‐ Italian Association of Museums and Enterprise Archives ‐ sponsored by Assolombarda, included in the calendar of events of Expo in Città ( Expo in the City of Milan). ”It narrates the story of fifty objects chosen from archive and Museimpresa associate museum collections, in cooperation with their curators.”
Amongst the 50+1 objects, even the “mould” “, indispensable instrument for the manufacturing of hand-made paper, chosen as the symbol in the history of paper-industry. In fact, the foundation ‘Fondazione G. Fedrigoni, Istituto Europeo di Storia della Carta e delle Scienze Cartarie’ (ISTOCARTA), that curates and manages the historical heritage of paper pertaining to the Cartiere Miliani Fabriano, has been an associate member of Museimprea since 2014 and has granted some images of one of the no. 3.000 “moulds” inherited from the paper-mill of Fabriano. A unique piece of its type for the technique implemented in its manufacturing, which demonstrates the mastery of the paper-makers of Fabriano, and narrates the story of a ‘Made in Italy’ enterprise which is renown throughout the world. For further information consult the event official Press Release’ on www.museimpresa.comor on www.istocarta.it.