Fondazione Arnaldo Pomodoro
Arnaldo Pomodoro Foundation It was established in 1995 on the initiative of Arnaldo Pomodoro, that’ he imagined and pursued with passion since the midà seventies, to keep united in time a significant group of works that could give an account of his research. In 1997 he obtained the recognition of personalityà legal by the Ministry of Culture, thus becomingì a National Interest Foundation . The Foundation guarantees the preservation, enhancement and promotion of’ its founder, also through the dell ' Archive artist and the publication of his Catalog Raisonné online . Foundation Collection , consists of about 200 works by Arnaldo Pomodoro and more than 100 works of other artists, notè currently it exposed in a permanent manner. The works are granted long-term loan to public and private institutions (museums, universitiesà ;, etc) and loan to temporary exhibitions. Each year, the Foundation organizes at the headquarters exhibition area of Via Vigevano 9 a cycle of exhibitions involving young artists and curators, the Project Room , part of the program of initiatives designed to promote knowledge and the’ deepening of’ modern art and contemporary from the public. Held every two years awards the Arnaldo Pomodoro Award for the sculpture, intended to under 45 sculptors who have distinguished themselves in the development of a thought and an original practice on the theme itself of making sculpture today. throughout the year, the Foundation organizes guided tours and workshops for adults, families and schools , with the aim of spreading knowledge of the artistic production while rary and its protagonists. These activitiesà They are conducted in a manner common in the area: in the artist's studio, in the Labyrinth of Via Solari 35, in the Foundry De Andreis Rozzano, around the cityà Milan with the tour Pomodoroincittà ;, in schools, etc.