Gillo Dorfles, between art and design
Gillo Dorfles (Trieste, 1910) has won awards in medicine, particularly in his specialty field of psychiatry, and is an art and design critic, painter and philosopher. In 1948, he co-founded the Movimento per l´arte concreta and in 1956,he helped set up ADI in Italy. As the author of countless essays and monographs about art, fashion, aesthetics, architecture and design, he has provided consistently relevant opinions and reflections on a wide range of subjects. On April 16th, 2011, a sunny Saturday morning in Milan, Gillo Dorfles invited the Experimentatv team to record this interview. A long friendship and deep admiration connects Editorial Experimenta and Professor Dorfles, and over the years, Experimenta has interviewed the author and published his articles both in print and online. Gillo Dorfles (Trieste, 1910) has won awards in medicine, particularly in his specialty field of psychiatry, and is an art and design critic, painter and philosopher.
Produced by Editorial Experimenta S.L (experimenta.es)
Directed by Stefano Nicoli
Interview: Pierluigi Cattermole
Production Design: Ana Gregores
English translation: Aisha Prigann Music: Off broadway by Apple Jingle Inc.
MUSEUM / GALLERIES Gillo Dorlfes. Essere nel tempo – Il MACRO – Museo d’Arte Contemporanea di Roma.