>>>Prada + Milan = Art

Prada + Milan = Art

A former distillery converted into an arts centre in a city that is better known for fashion than for contemporary art, the new headquarters of Fondazione Prada in Milan juxtaposes re-designed existing buildings with other totally new ones. One of its best-known buildings is the Haunted House, which is a tower covered in gold leaf.

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