The Wolfsoniana , in Genoa, is a modern art gallery that is part of the museum complex of the Genoese east , founded by Mitchell Wolfson Jr . and opened in 1999.
The collection includes complete furnishings, paintings, sculptures and furnishings of various kinds organized in chronological-thematic order, highlighting the different cultural movements, artistic currents and styles represented.
Among the exhibited materials there are objects in glass, ceramics, wrought iron, silver, fabric, but also graphic architecture projects, posters and advertising materials, sketches and drawings, books and periodicals.
Inside the museum there are areas dedicated to the evolution of the decorative arts , to work , to travel , to the processes of urban transformation and to the art of propaganda.
Mainly focused on the decorative and propaganda arts of the period 1880 - 1945, the Wolfsoniana winds through the main linguistic and expressive currents of the first half of the 20th century, from Art Nouveau to Déco, from the 20th century to Rationalism.