Tuesday, 7 December 2010

the atomic beauty of 50s Milan trade fairs

 Aqua-velvet nails the "open and optimistic spirit" of the era in a scanned set of Italian expo photos showing futuristic visions on a truly grand scale.

Pavilion of the Montecatini Company Fair of Milan 1955
(originally uploaded to flickr by sandiv999, image from Gebrauchsgraphik No 8, 1956)

1 comment:

  1. These images are amazing. The 50s the Atom age they had so much hope and optimism.