Across Art and Fashion is the new exhibition organized by the Ferragamo Foundation and the Salvatore Ferragamo Museum, running from May 19, 2016 to April 7, 2017. Conceived and curated by Stefania Ricci, Maria Luisa Frisa, Enrica Morini and Alberto Salvadori, the exhibition involves, in addition to the Salvatore Ferragamo Museum, the collaboration of a number of prestigious cultural institutions: Florence’s National Library, Uffizi Gallery, Palazzo Pitti’s Modern Art Gallery and Costume Gallery, the Marino Marini Museum and Prato’s Textile Museum. Among the pieces on show are the evening dress designed in the thirties by Elsa Schiaparelli with the collaboration of Salvador Dalí, on loan from the Philadelphia Museum of Art; the dress designed by Yves Saint Laurent and inspired by Piet Mondrian, from the Fondation Pierre Bergé-Yves Saint Laurent; the triptych by Yasumasa Morimura, La source, from the Takamatsu City Museum of Art; the installation of photographic portraits by Andy Warhol, Altered Images, on loan from Paris’s Studio Makos; and the work Fertility by Keith Haring, from a private collection.
The title of the exhibition just opened in Venice on the Island of San Giorgio, for the initiatives promoted by le Stanze del Vetro, highlights the close link between Venetian glassmaking and light: reflected, projected, diffused by lumiere and panels of various shapes and sizes. Symbolic icons of the exhibition are the imposing veil, from […]
It was presented last September 15 at the Museo Civico Archeologico in Milan on the occasion of The Italian Glass Weeks running until September 28, 2022. Gioielli di Vetro dalla Preistoria al III Millennio (Glass Jewelry from Prehistory to the Third Millennium) edited by Bianca Cappello and Augusto Panini is not only an elegant volume […]
Setsuko, an internationally renowned Japanese painter, presents her exhibition Into the Trees II at the Gagosian gallery in Rome. The artist, who has lived in Rome for a long time and currently combines the tranquility of the mountain landscape in Switzerland with the liveliness of the Paris atelier in Astier de Villatte, where she creates […]
We have important plans for the coming year: to increase the number of young artisans to be trained, to strengthen scientific research and publishing activities, and to organize events that will allow art masters to have greater and greater visibility. Establish European-level partnerships to better and better promote Italian art crafts. Now you can help […]