Milan’s Palazzo Reale hosts the exhibition “Gioielli alla moda”, curated by Alba Cappellieri, which explores the relationship between jewelry and fashion and its connection with Italian craftsmanship and beauty. From its origin to the present day, jewelry well describes the evolution of women’s taste and style, but also the innovation brought by the introduction of new materials and technologies, by new processing techniques in glassmaking, metalworking and pottery. Featuring over 500 works by master artisans, up-and-coming designers, international brands and small artisan shops, the show represents the most comprehensive exhibition of costume jewelry in Italy so far, with an innovative and unconventional approach.
More than a book a “still image” of 50 years of Milanese culture. It is the catalog Vetro, artisti e designer milanesi 1976-2023 (My Monkey editions), which followed the exhibition (Sept. 27-Oct. 25, 2023) held in Milan’s L’Originale space. It presents works by artists of different backgrounds, some of which have become icons of 20th-century […]
The exhibition creates a magical conjunction between the works of Ara Strack, a well-known French artist, and Neapolitan glass and wood artisans, in the evocative 16th-century cloister and evidence of industrial archaeology of Santa Caterina a Formiello, in the center of Naples. The installation of the large stained-glass window, at the center of the cloister, […]
21/10/2023 - 20/01/2024EVENTS
In 1973 the Archaeological Group of Montelupo accidentally spotted near an area where there were public wash houses, an ancient well, more than 30 meters deep. Between the late 14th century and the end of the 16th century it was used as a dumping ground by the medieval and Renaissance furnaces active in the town’s […]
The Fondazione Centro Studi sull’Arte Licia e Carlo Ludovico Ragghianti in Lucca presents an exhibition that traces a path through the expressive potential of electronic arts, featuring drawings, videos and video installations by national and international artists. The exhibition begins with Ludovico Ragghianti’s anticipations and reflections on the importance of drawing as a medium of […]
21/10/2023 - 07/01/2024