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PHOTOS FROM MILAN.I LOST ALL THE PICS ON THE BLOG RECENTLY,WHILE I'M SEARCHING IN MY ARCHIVES ENJOY THE NEW ONES

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Milan L'รจ on grand Milan.Milan is a big Milan,ancient national saying

21 September 2014

ISOTTA FRASCHINI AND THE MILANO LAGHI MOTORWAY

ISOTTA FRASCHINI those majestic.Founded in Milan in 1900,closed in 1949,famous to made high end expensive and luxury cars more than any other during his living period.Here's the type 8(1919-1924) so called to be the first production car equipped with a V8 engine,the price for the period was forbidden for everybody,it was only for the happy few.It was shown today to commemorate the first toll road worlwide THE MILANO-LAGHI opened 21st,september 1924,projected by the engineer PIERO PURICELLI (1883-1951).

19 September 2014

CATWALK IN THE STREET

A common view during the MILANO FASHION WEEK a red carpet view in the street as FASHION SHOWS CATWALK.You can find many in the city along the way closer to fashion show location or FASHION EVENTS.

17 September 2014

ELEGANCE A LA CARTE

Seldom i'm shooting people for my site and post on.But,this time is different,during my first MILAN FASHION WEEK as corporate shooter i'm strike about this lady posing...looking his perfection,the details,the elegance,her mild-mannered,her happiness,her way of being so uncommon to find during this week around Milan.So i cant resist,i take my pic.I'm sorry,i dont know you,but i'll never see something like you after 10 years around Milan shooting streetstyle during the fashion week,for sure i remember you among all the famous or not ladies i freeze with my shutter,this is the real elegance;GIORGIO ARMANI quotes:"elegance is not about being noticed,it's about being remebered" and i add:"it's about being polite".If you want to know more about Milan fashion week you can follow fashion shows and waht happen around the city clicking HERE.

15 September 2014

THE ARCHITECT COLORS

Does anyboby went to school to trim this sad building with sad,lacklusters,lousy colors?

13 September 2014

THE DARSENA

THE DARSENA,Milano's harbour began on 1603 projected by GIOVANNI MEDA on the will by the Spanish governor of the city Pedro Enriquez de Acevedo count of Fuentes.The ancient pond of SANT'EUSTORGIO (THREE KINGS RELICS INSIDE)bell tower visible in the far changed the name in darsena form the arab word DAR SIN'A(factory).

10 September 2014

PORTA NUOVA

PORTA NUOVA=NEW GATE(1810-1813)by abbot GIUSEPPE ZANOIA.It's made by friable sandstones,the name is common used to call the district part of the city around.The gate was built on the old road connecting Milan and Brianza industrial area.Is a triumphal arch of ionic influence.In the last years as you can see form the pic a big speculative overbuilding without sense was made.

08 September 2014

TROPHY WITH THE HEAD OF JUPITER

GIORGIO DE CHIRICO(1888-1978) founder of the "scuola metafisica" which profoundly influenced the SURREALISTS.Here' withe the work "Trophy with the head of Jupiter"(1929-1930).

06 September 2014

LIGHTS SQUARE

THE LIGHTS SQUARE in the renewed part of the city called BICOCCA,never seen before this particular kind of STREETLIGHTS.

03 September 2014

THE NIGHT BRIDGE

A new pedestrian NIGHT BRIDGE over one of the main city avenue with a public transportation bus crossin the scene.

28 August 2014

SWEETEST SUNSET OF SUMMER

THE FINSTERAARHORN (4.274mt)during a sweet summer sunset form milan,between BERN/VALAIS in Switzerland.Others GREAT 4000's MOUNATIN OF THE ALPS are clearly visibles and recognizables without problems during clears days from the city.

24 August 2014

SUMMER SUNSET

A summer sunset view toward the part of the city called CENTRO DIREZIONALE with GALFA TOWER on the right and the CENTRAL STATION upper part just on the left.

21 August 2014

DAVID LACHAPELLE

DAVID LACHAPELLE in Milan during one of the many art exhibitions with this opera titled GAS EXXON(2013)

14 August 2014

MILAN CENTRAL STATION

MILAN CENTRAL STATION(1927-1931)the iconic landmark for anyone arriving in the city by train.It combines a variety of eclectic  and liberty features with an austere roman style.The station has 24 tracks,everyday more than 300.000 passengers pass through the station with over 500 trains,for an annual total 120 milion passengers pass by.

12 August 2014

SOLARIA,SOLEA,ARIA TOWERS

Here they are SOLARIA,SOLEA,ARIA towers(2010-2013),part of the "new aborts in the city" collection.

06 August 2014

31 July 2014

VERTICAL FOREST

VERTICAL FOREST building(2009-2014),part of the new aborts series grew up in the city during the last 10 years.I dont know how somebody can say:"it's wonderful",may be are only influenced by somebody.I never see something ugly like this around the world.

28 July 2014

NAVIGLIO PAVESE

Boats along NAVIGLIO PAVESE closer to THE DARSENA(ancient milano's harbour).In ancient time Milan was full of this kind of ways,it was common any kind of goods was delivered with boats.The DUOMO marbles block arrived in the city in this way.