CARLA SOZZANI CHANGED THE ART AND FASHION SCENE AS AN ITALIAN GALLERIST BY CREATING 10 CORSO COMO IN MILAN 25 YEARS AGO, THE FIRST CONCEPT STORE IN HISTORY. THIS CALM SPACE WHERE CREATIVITY MEETS COMMUNICATION IS LOCATED IN AN OLD GARAGE IN A BACKYARD OF MILAN. PLATEA MAGAZINE, DECEMBER 2016

 

EMANUELE COCCIA IS AN ITALIAN PHILOSOPHER AND PART OF AZZEDINE ALAÏA’S INNER CIRCLE OF INTELLECTUALS, ARTISTS, THINKERS, AND DOERS. FOR VOGUE ARABIA, COCCIA INTERVIEWS THE INIMITABLE CARLA SOZZANI: FORMER FASHION EDITOR, FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY COLLECTOR, AND GLOBAL TASTEMAKER. VOGUE ARABIA, NOVEMBER 2016

 

CARLA SOZZANI IS NO DOUBT ONE OF THE MAJOR STYLISTS IN THE WORLD OF ITALIAN FASHION, THE INSPIRER AND ANTICIPATOR OF STYLES, TASTES, AND TRENDS IN HER MICROCOSM AT 10, CORSO COMO. MUG MAGAZINE, DECEMBER 2016

 

AS A LONGTIME EDITOR AND THE CREATOR OF 10 CORSO COMO, MILAN’S HIGH-END RETAIL AND DINING COMPLEX, CARLA SOZZANI IS A WELL-KNOWN FIGURE IN THE FASHION WORLD. T THE NEW YORK TIMES STYLE MAGAZINE, NOVEMBER 2016

 

BEYOND THE BIG LABELS, MAKE A BEELINE FOR 10 CORSO COMO, FOUNDED 26 YEARS AGO BY FORMER FASHION MAGAZINE EDITOR CARLA, TO SHOP FOR CUTTING-EDGE LABELS; BE SURE TO PAUSE FOR A DRINK IN THE VINE-STREWN GARDEN CAFÉ. LONDON EVENING STANDARD, SEPTEMBER 2016

MILAN’S HIPPEST STORE, 10 CORSO COMO, IS COMING TO NEW YORK. IT’S THE MADE IN ITALY ICON THAT HAS BEEN A STAPLE IN MILAN’S FASHION SLASH ART SCENE SINCE THE EARLY NINETIES, RESPONSIBLE FOR THE BIRTH OF THE TERM “CONCEPT STORE.” 10 CORSO COMO—THE GLOBALLY ACCLAIMED STORE NAMED AFTER ITS MILAN ADDRESS—IS COMING TO NEW YORK IN 2017, FOLLOWING AN AGREEMENT WITH THE HOWARD HUGHES CORPORATION.
FORBES.COM, SEPTEMBER 2016

 

THE IDEA OF THE CONCEPT STORE IS BY NO MEANS UNHEARD OF NOWADAYS, BUT IT ALL STARTED IN MILAN TWENTY-FIVE YEARS AGO. IN 1990, AFTER A CAREER AT THE ITALIAN EDITIONS OF ELLE AND VOGUE, A THEN 43-YEAR OLD CARLA SOZZANI, MADE A MOVE THAT WAS UNHEARD OF PRIORLY.
FORBES, SEPTEMBER 2016

 

CORSO COMO TO OPEN IN N.Y. THE CONCEPT STORE WILL BOW IN JUNE 2017 IN THE SEAPORT DISTRICT. THE STORIED MILAN RETAILER 10 CORSO COMO IS COMING TO NEW YORK. “CARLA IS AN AMAZING TRANSFORMATIONAL VISIONARY WITH A WORK ETHIC SECOND TO NONE. I SHARE AND SUPPORT HER VISION. SHE IS DRIVEN, A STRONG, THOUGHTFUL LEADER, VERY PASSIONATE, AND HER HAND PRINT IS ON EVERYTHING THAT HAPPENS. THE WAY SHE KEEPS UP WITH ALL THE STORES AROUND THE WORLD IS AMAZING,” OBSERVED WEINREB. “THE CITY IS COMMITTED TO PRESERVING NEW YORK AS THE GLOBAL FASHION CAPITAL,” SAID KATHLEEN WARNER, EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND MANAGING DIRECTOR FOR THE CENTER FOR URBAN INNOVATION AT THE NYCEDC.
WWD, SEPTEMBER 2016

 

NEXT YEAR, YOU CAN ADD NEW YORK CITY TO A LIST THAT INCLUDES MILAN, SEOUL, SHANGHAI AND BEIJING: BELOVED MILANESE RETAILER 10 CORSO COMO IS COMING TO THE BIG APPLE. HYPEBEAST.COM, SEPTEMBER 2016

 

10 CORSO COMO CARLA SOZZANI FOUNDED THIS RETAIL MECCA IN 1990, AND THERE’S NOTHING QUITE LIKE THE MULTILAYERED MIX OF ART, FASHION, FOOD AND ENERGY FOUND HERE. THINK OF IT AS THE CHICEST MINI-MALL IN THE WORLD. “BEING AT 10 CORSO COMO IS ALMOST LIKE VISITING A SEPARATE NEIGHBORHOOD OF MILAN,” SAYS BOLLE. “IT’S LIVELY, YOUNG AND EXCITING. NOT A TYPICAL SHOPPING EXPERIENCE.” T CITY GUIDES/MILAN – THE NEW YORK TIMES, FEBRUARY 2016

 

CARLA SOZZANI: INSTANT INSTINCT. CARLA SOZZANI IS THE FOUNDER BEHIND THE MUCH-LAUDED CONCEPT STORE, 10 CORSO COMO – A LONGTIME FASHION EDITOR AND THE SISTER OF ITALIAN VOGUE’S ED-IN-CHIEF FRANCA – SOZZANI’S VISION FOR A LIVING MAGAZINE EVOLVED INTO A TRENDSETTING GALLERY-CUM-LIFESTYLE EMPORIUM WHICH HAS BECOME THE DESTINATION FOR GLOBAL COOL. IMBEDWITH, FEBRUARY 2016

 

THE SOUGHT – AFTER SHOPPING AND DINING COMPLEX OF CORSO COMO, HOME TO “ 10 CORSO COMO”, AN OASIS OF HIGH STYLE, COMBINING AN ART GALLERY, A SUPERB DESIGN BOOKSHOP, AN IDIOSYNCRATIC FASHION BOUTIQUE AND A CHARMING COURTYARD CAFÉ, A TRULY “VIBY” DISTRICT WHERETRAVELER.COM, JANUARY 2016

CARLA SOZZANI, THE ITALIAN WHO HAS OPENED THE FIRST CONCEPT STORE. SINCE ITS CREATION 10 CORSO COMO HAS REVOLUTIONISED THE LUXURY CONSUMERS HABITS. IT IS IN FACT THE FIRST CONCEPT STORE IN THE HISTORY…THE CONCEPT STORE WHICH SPREAD AFTERWARDS IN ALL THE CITIES OF THE WORLD. CAPITAL FRANCE, DECEMBER 2015

 

10 CORSO COMO IN MILAN IS A CONCEPT SHOP THAT WAS DREAMT UP BY CARLA SOZZANI, AND IS A COMPLEX THAT ENCOMPASSES A FIERCE DESIGN HOTEL, SUPER STYLISH RESTAURANT AND BAR, AS WELL AS A HIGHLY CURATED DEPARTMENT STORE SELLING ANYTHING ART, FASHION, MUSIC AND DESIGN RELATED. BUSINESS INSIDER, SEPTEMBER 2015

 

10 CORSO COMO IS ONE OF THE HOLIEST SITES IN MODERN RETAILDOM. IT STRUCK ME THAT WHEREAS ONCE THE CHURCH WAS THE REPOSITORY OF CREATIVITY AND THE MEETING PLACE OF THE APPLIED AND DECORATIVE ARTS, IN THE WORLD IN WHICH WE LIVE NOW THAT ROLE IS INCREASINGLY DEVOLVED TO SUCH SHOPS AS 10 CORSO COMOFINANCIAL TIMES, 9 MAY 2015

TOP 10 SITES IN MILANO. 10 CORSO COMO. INITIALLY A GALLERY AND A BOOKSHOP, THE COMPLEX IS NOW DESCRIBED AS A “LIVING MAGAZINE” WHERE EDITORIAL CHOICES IN FOOD AND FASHION, MUSIC AND ART AND LIFESTYLE ARE MADE BY THE VISITORS.
HERALD SCOTLAND, FEBRUARY 2015

 

MAGAZINE EDITOR TURNED GALLERY VIRTUOSO, CARLA SOZZANI, VALIDATES THE INEVITABLE SUCCESS IN TRUSTING ONE’S CREATIVE IMPULSES. SOZZANI TRANSFORMED HER PUBLISHING-PAST INTO A LIVING MAGAZINE, A CULTURAL EPICENTER. 10 CORSO COMO IN MILAN – A MANIFESTATION OF HER PASSION FOR ART, DESIGN, FASHION, AND CUISINE – PRESERVING AND REEVALUTATING THE MEANING OF CULTURE.
ODDA, FEBRUARY 2015

 

CARLA SOZZANI INVENTED THE IDEA OF THE CONCEPT STORE, AFTER ESTABLISHING THE FIRST PLACE IN THE WORLD WHERE ART MET FASHION, BACK IN THE 1990S. TODAY, HER 10 CORSO COMO DEPARTMENT STORE HAS A TOTAL OF FOUR LOCATIONS, THE OTHER THREE BEING IN BEIJING, SHANGHAI AND SEOUL. SOZZANI IS ALSO CREDITED AS THE FIRST PERSON TO INTRODUCE PHOTOGRAPHY AS A FORM OF ART IN ITALY, WHEN SHE OPENED HER GALLERIA CARLA SOZZANI TWENTY-FIVE YEARS AGO.
FORBES, FEBRUARY 2015

LA VÉNUS DE MILAN. A LA FASHION WEEK DE PARIS, QUI DÉBUTE LE 3 MARS, CARLA SOZZANI SERA LÀ. EVIDEMMENT. EMINENCE GRISE DE LA MODE, LA GALERISTE DU 10 CORSO COMO A ÉTENDU SA SPHÈRE D’INFLUENCE BIEN AU-DELÀ DES FRONTIERES ITALIENNES.
LE MONDE, FEBRUARY 2015

 

THE FOUNDER OF THE CONCEPT STORE 10 CORSO COMO HAS SUCCEEDED IN SUMMARIZING THE SOUL OF MILANO, MADE OF A SUBTLE MIX OF FASHION, DESIGN AND ART.
IDEAT, JANUARY 2015

 

CARLA NEL ’90 APRENDO IN UN CORTILE DELLA VECCHIA MILANO UNA FOTO-GALLERIA, POI NEGOZIO, LIBRERIA, RISTORANTE, LOCANDA, PIENI DI COSE “GIUSTE”, CHE SULL’INDIRIZZO 10 CORSO COMO HA COSTRUITO UN MARCHIO D’ESPORTAZIONE. NON C’È ARTISTA, DESIGNER, O ALTRA TIPOLOGIA UMANA “GIUSTA” CHE PARTA DA MILANO SENZA ESSERE PASSATA DA LÌ.
CORRIERE DELLA SERA, APRIL 2014

 

DEPUIS PLUS DE TRENTE ANS, CARLA SOZZANI EST L’UNE DES ÉMINENCES GRISES DE LA MODE ITALIENNE. VISIONNAIRE, SURTOUT, AVEC SES CHOIX SI RADICAUX QUI DÉFINISSENT UNE ÉTHIQUE SÉRIEUSE DE LA CRÉATION, QU’IL S’AGISSE DE MODE, D’ART OU DE PHOTOGRAPHIE.
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1GRANARY 10 CORSO COMO-012

The world’s four greatest fashion schools come together in one publication:
Central Saint Martins and the Royal College of Art, London,
Parsons, New York and the Royal Academy of Fine Arts’ Fashion Department, Antwerp
with the aim to share their knowledge, to support and inspire the young creative generation.

Some of the contributors:
Willy Vanderperre, Nick Waplington, Andrea Artemisio, Mel Bles, Emma Wyman, Hanna Moon, Greta Ilieva,
Hill & Aubrey, Victoire Simonney, Anders Sølvsten Thomsen, Jack Borkett, Alice Neale, Joyce NG, Marton Perlaki,
Maciek Pozoga, Chris Rhodes, Benedict Brink, Marina Faust, Sophie Green, Hart+Leshkina, James Robjant,
Rich Aybar, Maarten van der Horst, Daniel Shea, CG Watkins, Isabelle Wenzel, Vincent van de Wijngaard.

1GRANARY Issue 4 now at 10 Corso Como Bookshop.

Posted on: Wednesday, March 29th, 2017
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Runway pieces from the Spring/Summer 2017 Collection
by Rick Owens 
now at 10 Corso Como.

Posted on: Tuesday, March 28th, 2017

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With great sensitivity Filippo Sorcinelli has dedicated this sixth fragrance of
UNUM
Io non ho mani che mi accarezzino il volto
I have no hands to caress my face
to the photographer Mario Giacomelli
(Senigallia, 1925-2000).
It is a tribute to the extraordinary work of the Italian photographer,
in close collaboration with the Mario Giacomelli Archives of Senigallia.

A selection of thirteen photographs of the series that gives the title to the parfum
is on view until Sunday, March 26th, 2017
at Galleria Carla Sozzani
from 10.30 am to 7.30 pm.

Posted on: Friday, March 24th, 2017
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An amazing afternoon yesterday at the Galleria Carla Sozzani
in the company of Ines de la Fressange and journalist Sophie Gayet,
on the occasion of her new golden book
What Should I Wear Today?
published in Italy by L’Ippocampo Edizioni.
Thanks to the introduction by Sebastien Lenoel and to the formidable energy of
Ines De la Fressange.
Pure Style!

 

Posted on: Friday, March 24th, 2017

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The most iconic sneaker is back again
with the fourth installment of the Converse Chuck Modern Collection,
featuring a brand new canvas upper on the high and low.

From March 24th, 2017 at 10 Corso Como.

Posted on: Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

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The new fragrance by UNUM Parfum is
a tribute to the Italian photographer Mario Giacomelli.

A selection of photographs by Mario Giacomelli
from the series that gives the name to the parfum
will be on view
from Thursday March 23rd to Sunday March 26th, 2017
at Galleria Carla Sozzani.
 Thursday, 10.30 am – 9.00 pm Everyday, 10.30 am – 7.30 pm

In collaboration with Archivio Mario Giacomelli di Senigallia.

Posted on: Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017
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Ines de la Fressange will sign her new book

Come mi vesto oggi?

What should I wear today?

Parisian Chic Look Book

published by L’Ippocampo Edizioni

On Thursday March 23rd 2017
From 4 pm to 6 pm.

Posted on: Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017


Dust Magazine
presents Dust Capsule 2
in collaboration with Jurgi Persoons
An ongoing artistic project presented as a clothing line twice a year
following the release of each new issue of Dust.

For the first time, on the 15th year anniversary since the last collection of the
Belgian designer who was able to create a dark, mysterious and sensual universe,
which would have a deep influence on the wave of new designers emerging throughout the years
DUST is presenting an exclusive womenswear/unisex collection collection
designed and created by Jurgi Persoons.
Video credits: J J Guest

Old prints, invitation flyers and images produced in the 90 ́s with his legendary team:
photographer Ronald Stoops and make-up artist Inge Grognard,
are at the forefront of some key pieces in the collection.

Now at 10 Corso Como.

Posted on: Tuesday, March 21st, 2017
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 Delicate tulle and iconic knits
in the latest pieces from the Spring/Summer 2017 Collection by Azzedine Alaia
now at 10 Corso Como.

Posted on: Sunday, March 19th, 2017

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