Marginal Studio
Friday 10 November 2023 ore 18:00 - 19:00

to the South of DesignPalermo: from design to the communitywith Zeno Franchini

Graziella Lonardi Buontempo hall
free admission subject to availability
event in Italian

How do we relate to material culture today? What does it mean to be a designer in Sicily?

Since 2016, Zeno Franchini and Francesca Gattello have opened their studio in Palermo, a complex and challenging place where they work with local and migrant artisans. Their projects investigate design’s role beyond industrial production, which is limited in Italy today.

Lorenza Baroncelli MAXXI Architettura Director

Marco Petroni design theorist and critic

Zeno Franchini designer and co-founder of Marginal Studio

individual seats reserved for myMAXXI card holders by writing to, by the day before the event