Located in the historic building which hosted the former Caproni di Taliedo aircraft manufacturing company, Officine del Volo is a multifunctional location for corporate and private events. Flexible and prestigious container with sophisticated design, unique architectural beauty, with the atmosphere of the historic and contemporary loft, it has more than 1500 square meters divided into three independent or unifier rooms. The world of fashion, art, advertising, cinema, creativity and communication finds here their ideal place.
Officine del Volo is situated in the historic building which once hosted the former Caproni di Taliedo aircraft manufacturing company, an actual driver of cultural, social and economic innovations in the 20th-century Milan. The history of this location is connected to engineer Gianni Caproni, who designed the first aircraft on 27 May 1910. He established his activities in Vizzola Ticino in 1913, then moved to the area around the Taliedo farm, near Via Mecenate, where he decided to build his company.
The industrial architecture of the early 20th century combined with contemporary design details gives the location a unique charm. An extraordinary journey full of sensations from the city of the aircraft manufacturing industry to a modern metropolis, from the creativity of the early 20th century to the current functionality.
1,500 sq.m over three different rooms - both independent and combinable according to any need - an outdoor courtyard and a service room. The spaces, provided with cutting-edge technical facilities, all comply with the applicable law.
The location is situated in the historic building which once hosted the former Caproni aircraft manufacturing company at the beginning of the 20th century, an actual driver of cultural, social and economic innovations in Milan
Easy to be reached, just 20 minutes away from the centre of Milan, it is located in a focal point of the city, well served by public transport (tram no. 27 stops precisely in front of the location). It is just few minutes away from the exit of Tangenziale Est and 10 minutes away from Milan Linate Airport.
Officine del Volo wins the first prize at BEA-Best Location Awards 2016, in Multifunctional space category, held in Milan on 22nd-23th September 2016. The locations were judged by important event agency. Care of details, reliability, the quality of services offered, versatility and flexibility of spaces have created a winning mix for Officine del Volo; the location flies to the top among the best and continue to be recognized as a point of reference in the event industry.
Officine del Volo participates at the second edition of Open House - Milan 2017, a unique event that promotes the theme of the city, to create a virtuous circle around the sustainable development of the territory and its heritage. After the great success of 2016, the location opens to the public, allowing to visit the structure and learn about the history of the Aeronautical Caproni Taliedo Industry. More than 150 visitors on the opening day and important was media coverage during the initiative.
ISWA, the Italian Signature Wine Accademy, chooses Officine del Volo for an extraordinary Open Day dedicated to Italian excellence. A sensory path met eight great Chefs with eight Families of Italian Wine. Thanks to the support of Artevento Catering, Chefs (Enrico Bartolini, Valentino Pamisano, Marianna Vitale, Ugo Alciati, Vito Mollica, Nicola Fossaceca, Pino Cuttaia and Graziano Prest) offered an unique course, combining it with the wines of the eight wineries of the ISWA Group. During the event tastings, showcooking, but also masterclasses with differents wines. The ISWA founders that partecipated were Allegrini, Arnaldo Caprai Viticoltore in Montefalco, Feudi di San Gregorio, Fontanafredda, Frescobaldi Vini, Masciarelli Tenute Agricole, Planeta Winery and Villa Sandi.
Barolobrunello chooses Officine del Volo for the 4th edition of the event dedicated to the great masters of Barolo and Brunello of Montalcino. On Saturday November 18th from 2.00 pm to 6.30 pm and Sunday November 19th from 10.30 am to 5.00 pm more than 50 producers will take their creations to the tasting banquets. Wine and game will be the thread of the two days. Playing for adults without competing for the pure pleasure of discovering new scents, new flavors, new landscapes and new people giving space to fantasy and freedom. This is the spirit of barulobrunello and its protagonists. Participating is simple ... just sign up and follow the initiative on face book!
On November 4th / 5th The Love Affair will be back for the third time; a unique exhibition event in the wedding scene. In a sparkling and elegant atmosphere, unique, artisan, young and creative realities will meet each others at Officine del Volo. An ideal opportunity to meet wedding professionals, participate at workshops ... but also to exchange ideas about this fascinating world. For more informations www.theloveaffair.it
On October 27th, Officine del Volo will be the frame of a charity evening in favor of Pink is Good Foundation / Umberto Veronesi. The event, organized by QVC and aimed at supporting research on female tumors, will bring health, taste and entertainment. An exclusive menu signed by three star chefs Viviana Varese, Aurora Mazzucchelli and Maria Cicorella will be accompanied by Radio Italia entertainment. The event will continue with Dolcenera's exclusive show.
Officine del Volo participates to Giro D'Italia presentation. For this event the technical workshop was placed in Sala Eliche room. All is ready for the new edition!
Officine del Volo hostes the Inter Christmas Party; the whole Inter family has gathered in Milan to exchange good wishes for Christmas. To celebrate this Christmas in addition to the famous footballers, Steven Zhang, Alessandro Antonello, Javier Zanetti, Piero Ausilio and the Mayor of Milan Giuseppe Sala. Max Pezzali completes this special night.
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