THE HAUNTED HOUSE

Hänsel and Gretel learnt pretty quickly that the gingerbread house was not what it purported to be. Similarly the golden walls of the Haunted House, glistening in the Milanese sun, lure visitors away from the greyness of the industrial surroundings to witness an equally unexpected childhood trauma. The building, a renovated former distillery within the complex of the Prada Foundation, houses a permanent exhibition of Robert Gober plus two works of Louise Bourgeois. Admission is limited to a small number of people at any given time. On the first floor “Cell…