Blades pointed towards the sky
Posted by F. lli Lorenzi

On 4th April at 19.00, on the occasion of the famous furniture yearly event in Milan named “Salone del Mobile”, Fratelli Lorenzi hosts a solo-show of the photographer Maurizio Montagna.

“Some time ago, during a visit at the old Olivari, a company manufacturing handles, I was shown a steel handle designed by Gio Ponti, called “La lama” (The Blade). It was sufficient to incline that object at 90% and observe it in the backlight to comprehend the shape accuracy of one of the most important building of 20th century architecture: the Pirelli skyscraper”. Maurizio Montagna.

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Weapons, Steel and…Bayonets!
Posted by F. lli Lorenzi

"You might as well build a throne with bayonets, but you will not sit on it for long” - Boris Yeltsin

Paraphrasing the book “Guns, Germs and Steel” by the Pulitzer winning author Jared Diamond on the three key factors that have moulded the world as we see it today, on 16th March 2017 at 17.30 at F.lli Lorenzi’s you will be introduced to the fascinating world of bayonets, as well as of combat and sports knives.

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