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Educational workshops for discovering Leonardo as an Experimenter

On the occasion of the exhibition event in progress at the Santa Maria Novella complex until 15 December 2019, The Botany of Leonardo. A Vision of Science Bridging Art and Nature(an exhibition curated by Curators Fritjof Capra, Stefano Mancuso, Valentino Mercati and promoted by the Municipality of Florence, conceived and produced by Aboca with the scientific coordination and organization of MUS.E) will also include workshops for children. The exhibition also offers other ways to learn about Leonardo, for everyone, families and children: in addition to Leonardian Botanical walks around Florence with Aboca’s botanists in search of the the plants of "Leonardo" that live and resist today in the midst of concrete and asphalt, as well as educational workshops – “Leonardo ne faceva di tutti i colori” - to allow children to discover the soul of the great homo faberand experimenter.

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Online il nuovo sito di “Una Scuola, un Lavoro. Percorsi di Eccellenza”

unascuolaunlavoro.it, the new website of the project “One School, One Job. Pathways to Excellence” online from September 5, 2022. A new look, lots of new content. Throughout the month, and until September 30, Schools will be able to enter applications from students competing in the Fondazione Cologni call for applications. With “One School, One Job. […]

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“Mestieri d’arte e Bellezza italiana” at Milan Polytechnic

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Alberto Cavalli awarded at the FASHION COMMUNITY AWARDS 2022

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Venini: Luce 1921-1985

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