︎Novecento.com


ICONOGRAPHIC RESEARCH / EDITORIAL /  2017 / POLITECNICO OF MILAN / INDIVIDUAL PROJECT

Novecento.com is an iconographic research based on the theme of consumption in the twentieth century. The images, carefully chosen from historical and photographic archives, illustrate the evolution of the heterogeneous consumption between poor and affluent classes of the early twentieth century, linked to still artisanal production, to the consumption of necessities, present during the crises due to wars and the crash of the New York Stock Exchange, mass consumption since the outbreak of the economic boom in the 1950s. It is, therefore, an analysis from the historical, social, cultural and economic point of view of a constantly changing population.

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