Giorgio Armani named as new Expo Milan ambassador

Giorgio Armani named as new Expo Milan ambassador

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Today, Giorgio Armani has been named special ambassador of Expo Milano 2015, which will see him opening the Universal Exhibition with a special event on April 30

The Milanese fashion designer and entrepreneur will soon help with the launch of the Expo Milan 2015. A runway show will celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Giorgio Armani company, as well as see the inauguration of its new Armani/Silos – a museum-archive – on the same evening.

This exhibition space will be located in a former Nestlé factory, facing the Armani's headquarters on Milan's Via Bergognone.
 The Italian maestro, who financed the works for the new space, will install a permanent exhibition of his creations and drawings. Additionally, Armani/Silos – which will be included in Milan's museum network – will be hosting events and initiatives supporting young creative talent