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The project "AD HOC, strategies to prevent early-school leaving" is on its way. It has been successfully selected by the social enterprise "Con i Bambini" (Standing with Children), within the "Fondo per il contrasto alla povertà minorile" ...
25 years from the historical conference which took place in February 1995 in Milan’s Triennale, Fondazione Cologni is now promoting a new important meeting curated by Ugo La Pietra and Alberto Cavalli: a full day dedicated to exploring the discipline area of the applied arts within Italy’s art crafts, internationally referred to as “decorative arts” or “craft”,
The mechanics of monsters. From Carlo Rambaldi to Makinarium, Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Rome, until 6th January 2020
An exhibition dedicated to a genius of special effects in cinema can be seen at the Palazzo delle Esposizioni in Rome: Carlo Rambaldi, known for the most famous fantastic creatures, such as E.T, King Kong and Alien, to mention only the films with which he won an Oscar for the best special effects.
The idea of starting a training course linked to craftsmanship came into being at the latest meeting, in Udine, of the signatories of the International Charter of Artistic Craftsmanship;
#rialziAMO gli artigiani. The fund-raising for ateliers affected by "acqua alta" gets off to a start
In November, Venice was harshly affected by bad weather and floods, which caused incalculable damage to the lagoon city and, above all, to the artisans who have always worked with passion and dedication in their workshops.
The “Segnali d’Italia” (Signs of Italian Excellence) campaign is coming to Milan to narrate 11 town tales highlighting the people, crafts, and neighbourhoods that are playing a role in making Milan a city open to integration, inclusiveness and excellence.
On 25 November 2019, at the Milanese gallery Officine Saffi, the jewels created by the students of LAO-Le Arti Orafe Jewellery School, who used the porcelain fragments from the Richard Ginori Factory, were auctioned by Sotheby’s.
Nel cuore di Firenze, a pochi passi dal Museo del Bargello, è emozionante scoprire una delle più splendide realtà del nostro alto artigianato, ben nota ai cultori e conoscitori dei mestieri d'arte di eccellenza: è l'atelier Scarpelli