Passione Italiana: The Art of Espresso
Museum of Design Atlanta (MODA) welcomes Passione Italiana: The Art of Espresso, a new exhibition that explores espresso machine design and technology, while examining the social, political and cultural movements fueled by coffee and cafés throughout history. Previously on display at Kerkrade in the Netherlands, Passione Italiana is developed by Cube Design Museum in collaboration with IMF Foundation and is curated by Elisabetta Pisu.
On view Sunday, February 24 through Sunday, June 9, Passione Italiana chronicles the evolution of the espresso machines and showcases espresso makers used in Italy during the mid-twentieth century, highlighting the influence designers such as Aldo Rossi, Toyo Ito, Richard Sapper and Massimiliano Fuksas have had on classic and contemporary models.
Please visit www.museumofdesign.org/passione-italiana-the-art-of-espresso/ for more details and tickets.