History

Walter Fontana, was a good and ingenious man, he has been the co-founder of Fontana Luigi s.p.a. corporation and whose dedication to work led him to become president of the: Italian metal producers association Industrial Association of Monza and Brianza Italian-Chinese Chamber of Commerce. He was elected mayor of Briosco in 1990, he was elected as Italian senator and appointed president of the industry commission of the Italian Senate and Knight of Labor. He has been president of the board of directors of the Academy of Fine Arts of Brera in Milan, his great passion for art is still visible in the numerous artworks that adorn the park and the rooms of the villa, in the villa there is still his home office, which has been converted in the office of the villa.