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Fondazione Cologni is a donor of the 18th International Architecture Exhibition of the Venice Biennale

Fondazione Cologni dei Mestieri d'Arte is a donor of the 18th International Architecture Exhibition of the Venice Biennale. The International Exhibition, which can be visited until 26 November 2023, accompanies visitors and enthusiasts through the exhibition spaces of the Arsenale and Giardini and towards the other projects set up in the various places in the city of Venice and Forte Marghera, in Mestre. "The Laboratory of the Future" - this is the theme of this year's edition - is conceived as "a sort of artisan workshop, a laboratory in which architects and professionals from a wide range of creative disciplines trace a path made up of examples drawn from their activities that the public will be able to walk through imagining for themselves what the future may hold," says curator Lesley Lokko. At the heart of every project is the main and decisive tool: imagination. “It is impossible to build a better world without first imagining it”. La Biennale di Venezia is concretely engaged in the crucial objective of combating climate change, promoting a more sustainable model for the planning, setting up and carrying out of all its activities: "What does it mean to be an agent of change?" , this is the question from which the current edition started. To find out, we are waiting for you in Venice! More info on www.labiennale.org (ph. Marzo Zorzanello)

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100 years of glass: Nason Moretti of Murano

An exhibition celebrating the prestigious milestone reached by the Murano glassworks Nason Moretti, which was started in 1923, is underway at the Murano Glass Museum. Since its inception, the furnace turned special attention to glass for the table, characterized by intense colors. Glassware, which became icons of 20th-century glass art, is presented, such as the […]

18/05/2023 - 06/01/2024

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Museo Ginori in Doccia is online

The Ginori Museum, which as of 2019 is part of the “Fondazione Museo Archivio Richard Ginori della Manifattura di Doccia,” is still closed to the public, but can be seen online, (museoginori.org), because it “already has so many stories to tell,” not only as a place that preserves a vast artistic and archival heritage, but […]

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The restoration of the stained glass window with the Risen Christ in the Basilica of San Petronio in Bologna

The rose window, the upper part of the large four-light window in the Chapel of Santa Croce, in the Bolognese basilica was made between 1464 and 1466. The preparatory cartoons were made by the painter Michele di Matteo and the stained-glass window executed by the master glassmaker and German Dominican friar Jacob Griesigner, later to […]

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La Grande Bellezza by Starhotels at Artigianato e Palazzo

“La Grande Bellezza – The Dream Factory”, progetto di mecenatismo contemporaneo per l’alto artigianato artistico, promosso da Starhotels in collaborazione con Fondazione Cologni, OMA-Osservatorio dei Mestieri d’Arte e Gruppo Editoriale, dopo il grande successo di pubblico ottenuto al Fuorisalone milanese 2023 sarà in mostra al Giardino Corsini (15/17 settembre, Firenze) con un allestimento inedito: il […]