Eye, Heart and Mind: Fifty Years of Beauty in Fashion Photography 

Art in progress Gallery of  Milan (Via San Vittore 13) hosts an exhibition that explores the fifty-year-long career of Gian Paolo Barbieri, one of the world’s most important and recognized fashion photographers. The exhibition, curated by Nikolaos Velissiotis, showcases 40 among the photographer’s best-known pictures, old gelatin-silver prints and Polaroid photos, in addition to some shots never shown to the public before. One of the greatest representatives of the Made in Italy, Barbieri created photographic campaigns for  the greatest Italian names of high-fashion design, such as Valentino, Armani, Missoni, Versace, Ferré, Dolce & Gabbana. Info: www.29artsinprogress.com Ph. Gian Paolo Barbieri, Dalma per Gianfranco Ferrè, 1979. Courtesy 29 Arts in Progress gallery

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Venini: Luce 1921-1985

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Glass Jewelry from Prehistory to the Third Millennium (Glass Jewelry from Prehistory to the Third Millennium)

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 […]


Into the Trees II, the exhibition in Rome by Setsuko, an internationally renowned artist

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 […]


Support crafts: make a difference. Now also with voluntary donations

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 […]