Here you can find an archive, galleries and slides and more about past workshops at YesMilano Students

in the picture, the Art Workshop in the Castle, in a photography of circa 1906 

28.05.2020 Leonardo Da Vinci Galleries virtual live tour

We had the chance to meet Claudio Giorgione, the curator of the Leonardo Da Vinci Galleries at National Science Museum in Milano that introduced us more into the genius of the tech geek of Italian Renaissance and virtually explore the spaces and exhibitions of this amazing place.

This tour was made in collaboration with the National Museum of Science and Technology "Leonardo da Vinci"

19.05.2020 Duomo virtual live tour

We went on an hour-long virtual tour to discover the Duomo of Milano, its history, its awesome stained glass windows, to conclude with a surprise ending narrated by a cinema expert.

This tour was realized in collaboration with Super - Scuola Superiore D'Arte Applicata del Castello Sforzesco (by the way: the photo on top of the Archive page is a vintage photo of this School in 1902)

20.02.2020 HOUSING IN MILANO: DOS AND DON'TS ABOUT RENTS, CONTRACTS AND PAYMENTS

WHAT TO DO - AND WHAT TO AVOID WHEN RENTING A ROOM OR A STUDIO

Found a cozy apartment or a room and about to sign your tenancy agreement? 

During this workshop we shared advice on what you should consider before and after signing a contract to rent an apartment in Milano, and the rules both the tenant and the landlord should respect according to the Italian law.

In cooperation with FIMAA 

13.02.2020 LEONARDO DA VINCI AND THE MYSTERY OF HIS WRITING

SEE FROM NEAR PRECIOUS LEONARDO WRITING SAMPLES

Dr. Isabella Fiorentini, Director of Trivulziana Library, has presented us from near Leonardo's notebook and revealed the secrets of his writing.

Through the analysis of his infamous mysterious reverse writing, which is a mirror (literally) of his personal culture and sensibility, we got closer to Leonardo, his family environment, the apprenticeship in the studio and attending the court life.

The exhibition set up in the Treasure Hall (Sala del Tesoro) of the Sforza Castle - that hosted Leonardo in the years of his Milanese stay - intends to recall some phases of the education, life and art of the Renaissance genius.

IF YOU LIKE SPORTS, GET ACTIVE IN MILANO IF YOU LIKE SPORTS, MILANO IS THE CITY!

30.01.2020

Milano it's not just about football. Come and choose, with experts from Milanosport, which sport you'd like to practice during your student life here. Healthy mind in a healthy body, students!

After the workshop, we got a free guided visit of the Van Cleef and Arpels jewels exhibition at Palazzo Reale (in cooperation with Maison Van Cleef and Arpels). 

MILANO FOR FREE - HOW TO GET THE MOST OF MILANO WITHOUT SPENDING A CENT?

23/01/2020

If you think Milano is an expensive city to live in, you might be wrong! The young and fun "Milano da Scrocco" team are expert scouts of free activities and free places to go to in Milano the whole year round.

They set up a huge community to share all the for free events and opportuities taking place in Milan. They told us how an Accademia di Brera class project became a full time job. 

After the workshop, we went to a burger place opening with free beers and tasting, to test the #Milanodascrocco philosophy.

 

How to Access Public Healthcare in Milano

16.01.2020

With the help of an expert of the Italian National Health Service we told you how to access it, and what it covers. We also marked the difference between the public healthcare system versus a private medical insurance.

Here you find attached the slides of the presentation!

To relax after the workshop, we went to Brera National Art gallery for a magic evening visit to its art masterpieces with live music.

SUSTAINABLE FASHION MATTERZ, 06.02.2020

UNDERSTANDING SUSTAINABLE FASHION, AND WHAT IT MEANS TO YOU

Together with fashion blogger Svetlana Shashkova (@hungryfaces) and the knitwear designer Dario Tubiana (@rosso.cardinale) we are going to learn what sustainable fashion is and how to act to support sustainability in industry. You'll also get some tips about how to treat a sustainable piece of clothing.

Casa Boschi Di Stefano Virtual Live Tour