IMAGINAREA IS THE SPACE WE DEDICATE TO WORDS AND IMAGES, TO BE SHARED UNSHACKLED FROM PROFESSIONAL PRESSURES
A COLOSSUS AT THE COLISEUM
2022, Rome is a candidate for hosting Expo 2030. The Eternal City teems with artistic and architectural symbols, yet all traces of that “colossal” statue of Nero, the artwork that gave its name to the Flavian Amphitheatre, have vanished. Luca Josi and Antonio Romano’s suggestion: a temporary Colossus chosen by a planetary audience
"Il Giornale dell'Arte", August 2022
WHY COMPANIES NEED KIND LEADERS
Kind leadership in companies becomes collaborative leadership. We discovered the importance of relationships precisely when we lost physical presence and nearness.
Mario Suglia, Managing Director of Inarea
"Formiche.net", 15 December 2021
TRIBUTE TO SERGIO PININFARINA
A tailor’s dummy, ideally combined with four tyres, becomes the silhouette of a car. Antonio Romano’s homage to the sartorial dimension of Sergio Pininfarina’s work, which seems inspired by the proportions of the human body. Indeed, his cars are outright sculptural forms, with sinuous and futuristic lines, rigorous and eternally elegant The occasion was the exhibition “Manifesto alla carriera. Omaggio della grafica italiana ai maestri del Compasso d’Oro”, a tribute staged by Milan’s ADI Design Museum in 2021: 39 Compasso d’Oro Career Awards told by as many contemporary designers
Since 1991, Calendarea has been a metaphor for our visual grammar: everyday objects that generate unpredictable, ironic, themed images. Calendarea’s twenty-fifth anniversary was the occasion for an exhibition hosted by the Milan Triennale and a catalogue that garnered an honourable mention at the 25th edition of the ADI “Compasso d’Oro” Awards
ITALIAN DESIGN GLOBAL VISION
Design is an added value that enhances performance and credibility for companies, institutions, products and services. Beauty and artistry – the traditional hallmarks of Italian production that inspire us – become a global vision.