Until September 2, at the Vicenza Jewellery Museum, is the exhibition “Gio' Pomodoro's jewels: the line and the ornament”, an exhibition entirely dedicated to the production in gold of one of the leading artists on the twentieth century scene, moved by the modern concept of the "artist's jewel" as an accomplished work of art. A broad selection (over 60 pieces) of the Master's work, curated by Paola Stroppiana, with jewellery from private collections rarely accessible to the public. The precious pieces on exhibit cover a time span of almost half a century: from figurative to Informal to the geometrism of the 1970s, where the mechanical element is flanked by the use of colored glazes, up to the experiments of the 1990s with semi-precious stones.
“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 […]
As of September 4, applications are open to participate in “Una Scuola, un Lavoro. Percorsi di Eccellenza” (One School, One Job. Pathways to Excellence) the Fondazione Cologni dei Mestieri d’Arte’s training internships project. All public and private schools and training institutions in the artistic crafts sectors are invited to send in applications from their best […]
From Sept. 15 to 17, from 10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m., at the Corsini Garden in Florence, “Crafts and Palace. Artisan workshops and their commissions” will give life, also in this XXIX edition, to a new visual narrative revealing different perspectives of savoir faire through the dialogue of the great protagonists of this 2023: Métiers […]
In this year, the artist and the Manifattura Fornaci di San Lorenzo, in Borgo San Lorenzo, Mugello, are the protagonists of initiatives that follow one another to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Galileo Chini’s birth and the variety of his work among painting, ceramics, stained glass and architectural decorations that express, although with different materials, […]