Take advantage of the unforgettable stylish ambiance of the Brera district. Brera is synonymous with the artistic heart of the city and its vintage shops and bohemian atmosphere. As you stroll along the streets of this district, you can enjoy its atmosphere of small artisans' workshops and art galleries selling canvases and paints.
Brera is home to the Design week and Fashion week, each year organizing venues and events mostly between Via Brera, Via Pontaccio, Via Solferino, Via Fiori Chiari.
Brera Design District is the most important district for the promotion of design and is a centre of Milano creative, commercial and cultural development. Beautiful exhibitions are organized in courtyards and exclusive locations, all to be discovered during those events.
Additionally, Brera is home to the Accademia di Belle Arti, where visitors can admire Milano famous painting collection at the Pinacoteca.
At the end of the 15th century the Milanese court was the capital of fashion, luxury and art. In fact, Duke Ludovico il Moro supported the collaboration of the architect and painter Donato Bramante and most of all the incomparable Leonardo da Vinci, whom changed the course of Milanese painting. Leonardo also organized some famous parties such as the party of Paradise in 1491 and even became a fashion stylist, having curated and designed in detail the tournament costume of Count Galeazzo Sanseverino.
The exclusive neighborhood of Brera in the heart of the city has been chosen by an increasing number of fashion and luxury brands as their favorite location to open mono-brand boutiques and pop-up stores to attract a growing number of people.