Zita Mosca Baldessari

Zita Mosca Baldessari was an exuberant and brilliant Italian architect. Her story is about determination, and artworks that were never recognized.


Zita Mosca Baldessari was an 84-years-old architect. She was ironic, brilliant and determined. For years, people considered her only the wife of architect Luciano Baldessari. Not everyone knows that Zita was so independent. During the University Zita was a mannequin for the biggest fashion house in Milan and, when she started working at Baldessari’s studio, she did beautiful artworks, like Villa Orsolina and Mostra Lucio Fontana.