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CITY SOUND BERLIN

The day of the 19th September 1987, on the occasion of 750th anniversary of the foundation of the city of Berlin as well as the 150th anniversary of the birth of the textile manufacturing industry.
The Minister for Labour and the Economy and the Mayor of the City present, in the rooms of the Reichstag, organized a retrospective exhibition of Massimo Osti’s work curated by Franco Bruccoleri.
Invited to stage a runway show in the citadel of Spandau, for the first and only time in his career and in homage to the emblematic city of Berlin, Massimo accepted, under his own conditions, and invented a musical and theatrical performance with on-stage outfit changes, based on sounds of the landscape: of cars, of work, of the city, then the sea, then the wind.
From these sounds was born the music created by Massimo Torrigiani
and Stefano Barnaba for the video piece shot by the director Renato
de Maria during the days of the exhibition. The voice of Angela Baraldi accompanies the soundtrack to whose notes the mimes, dressed in C.P. Company.
The LP City sound Berlin was the first musical production created for a clothing/fashion event.

  • YEAR
    1987
  • CITY
    BERLIN
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ARCHCP3025

CITY SOUND BERLIN

The day of the 19th September 1987, on the occasion of 750th anniversary of the foundation of the city of Berlin as well as the 150th anniversary of the birth of the textile manufacturing industry.
The Minister for Labour and the Economy and the Mayor of the City present, in the rooms of the Reichstag, organized a retrospective exhibition of Massimo Osti’s work curated by Franco Bruccoleri.
Invited to stage a runway show in the citadel of Spandau, for the first and only time in his career and in homage to the emblematic city of Berlin, Massimo accepted, under his own conditions, and invented a musical and theatrical performance with on-stage outfit changes, based on sounds of the landscape: of cars, of work, of the city, then the sea, then the wind.
From these sounds was born the music created by Massimo Torrigiani
and Stefano Barnaba for the video piece shot by the director Renato
de Maria during the days of the exhibition. The voice of Angela Baraldi accompanies the soundtrack to whose notes the mimes, dressed in C.P. Company.
The LP City sound Berlin was the first musical production created for a clothing/fashion event.

  • YEAR
    1987
  • CITY
    BERLIN
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