The exhibit, curated by Alba Cappellieri, highlights a wide selection of chains, considered to be the most widespread and versatile element in the history of jewelry. This event presents 80 chains that from the late 18th-century to today, have inspired all areas of jewelry-making, representing the strength and identity of Italian manufacturing, Venetian and Tuscan manufacturing in particular, from industrial semi-finished products to prestigious artisan craftsmanship. This exciting exhibit shows how a simple functional element can give life to extraordinary creations, capable of linking the past to the future in the name of creativity, savoir faire, beauty and innovation.
Intrecci preziosi. La catena tra funzione e ornamento (Precious links. The chain, functional and ornamental)
From 01/10/2017 To 25/03/2018