La Versiera 1718 foundation , founded in December 2011, is an authority which manage the architectural, historical, artistic and cultural capital of Comune di Varedo (MB).

The foundation’s purpose, which is no-profit, is the architectural restoration, the conservation, the valorization and the management of historic houses, for example Villa Bagatti Valsecchi, in order to return to the territory and to the citizens of Varedo these place of priceless cultural, social and environmental value.

La Versiera 1718 foundation with the support of Lombardy region, Expo 2015, Monza Brianza’s province and Comune di Varedo organized in Villa bagatti Valsecchi EXPOARTEITALIANA, contemporary art’s exhibit curated by  Vittorio Sgarbi, Ambassador for Belle Arti of Expo 2015.

The exhibit obtained an important identification from Lombardy region because it is one of the 18 “artistic destination” promoted during the universal exhibition; in exhibitions: pictures, sculpture and photography.

With this project it will be possible to promote and value the contemporary art with work of the most important artists, which will have the possibility to use a extraordinary “cabinet” of visibility and support the architectural and preservative restoration of Villa.