Sara Cattaneo is an independent art producer living and working in Milan. She has a background in contemporary time-based art and an MA in Economics and Management of Arts. She has worked at the VIP office of miart - international fair of modern and contemporary art in Milan - and runned the Milano Artweek 2017, working closely with the many institutions and art spaces in town.
She was involved in the productions of different art works and performances. Her work is focused on new media, with particular attention to public development and engagement in the field of contemporary art.
Milan is famous for being an international capital of fashion and design, but in the last years it also became a reference point for contemporary art, the Milan’s art scene links its tradition with a new fresh art proposals. The large offer of the city includes museums, with a focus from the Futurist movement to the 70s, more than one hundred galleries, as well as a plenty of no profit spaces that propose the work of young artists and some prestigious art foundations, like Fondazione Prada, Fondazione Trussardi and Hangar Bicocca. It also hosts internationally important art fairs, such as miart.
Milan is a unique blend of European and Italian culture, a place where you can enjoy a great espresso before an equally beautiful exhibition.
In her tour, Sara offers a curated look into Milan’s contemporary art scene, between artists’ studios, established galleries and unique non-profit art spaces.
It is also possible to book a private tour to all city foundations and during the period of the miart fair private fair tours are available.
A walk in town is not complete without a glass of wine. Sara would be happy to share it with you, talking about the exhibitions seen and to recommend something else not to be missed in town or a good restaurant for a great stay in Milan.