News
November 2017
Turin, Exhibition, Jewelry
“Gianfranco Ferré. Sotto un’altra luce: Gioielli e Ornamenti.” Palazzo Madama, Turin, until 19th February 2018
October 2017
Rome, Exhibition, Ceramic
Annalia Amedeo, "Sinestesie. Natura, Storia, Arte". Musei di Villa Torlona, Rome, until 21st January 2018.
October 2017
Milan, Contest, Glass
The Castello Sforzesco in Milan, in collaboration with collector Sandro Pezzoli (who has always promoted glass-related initiatives) and with the support of Enrico Bersellini, Matteo Seguso, Aristide Najean and Silvia Levenson organized the International Art Glass and Design Competition.
September 2017
Venice, Exhibition, Painting
The Gallerie dell’Accademia in Venice present the exhibition “Canova, Hayez, Cicognara. L’ultima gloria di Venezia”, open to the public from Friday September 29th to Monday April 2nd 2018.
September 2017
Mantova, Exhibition, Textile
From Sunday October 1st 2017 to Sunday January 7th 2018, the exhibition “Il tessuto come arte: Antonio Ratti imprenditore e mecenate”, dedicated to the famous entrepreneur of Como, opens to the public at Palazzo Te in Mantova. His enterprise and his Foundation are worldwide known.
August 2017
Venice, Exhibition, Glass
The next autumnal exhibition of Le Stanze del Vetro in Venice will be dedicated to Vittorio Zecchin, the great master of Murano. The transparent blown glasses designed for Cappellin and Venini from 1921 to 1926 will be showcased for the occasion.

Interviews
Milan, Designers

Roberto Sironi is a young Italian designer. After graduating in design at Milan’s Politecnico, where he still works, he developed his style by investigating materials and the possibilities to work on them, reaching remarkable results. He presented his works in various exhibitions in Italy and Europe. In 2015 he received the Honorable mention at the ADI Compasso d’Oro International Award and his projects have been exhibited in New Delhi and Buenos Aires, within the travelling exhibition of Triennale Design Museum.

Milan, Masters, Saddlers

We have invited Aurelio Mutinelli, Selleria Pariani’s President, to tell us about his own and his company’s story, a long-standing Milanese firm, which created the first modern saddle worldwide.

Milan, Ceramic

Elio Cristiani is a ceramicist from Milan, specialized in Raku technique. He has always been passionate about ceramics and, after working as a marketing director, he decided to change his career and make a profession out of this interest. Today, he creates unique products in his workshop in Milan, such as Raku shaving brushes, and holds courses of Raku, Grés, Paper Clay and Kintsugi techniques.

Milan, Designers, Design

Marta Sala is a Milanese design editor. Following in the footsteps of her uncle Luigi Caccia Dominioni and her mother Maria Teresa Tosi, who founded Azucena in 1947, she proposes her own collections that blend refined design with the Italian artisanal knowhow.

Milano, Maestri, Moda

In their Milanese atelier, the Bassani sisters, Fabiana and Daniela, have been crafting bespoke wedding dresses on more than 30 years,. Using light fabrics, laces and precious silks they define every detail of their creations with wise mastery and passion.

Milan, Designers, Ceramic, Glass, Marble

Stories of Italy is an idea by Matilde Antonacci and Dario Buratto, two Milan-based creative designers that self-produce their pieces blending innovative style with historical using Italian craft traditions. The project’s fil rouge is the historical and cultural Italian heritage. Each piece is designed as an object of everyday use, that at the same time is an example of beauty and a communication icon.


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