It has reached the 14th edition of the International Lace Biennial of Cantù, the initiative that organized a new enhancement of lace, through the creation of works of art. The pieces, in fact, are unique and made by skilled artisans who worked in close contact with the creativity of the designer: a project that wants to show the different aspects of a traditional art, but with a contemporary approach. Among the designers who have joined this initiative Michele De Lucchi, Martino Gamper, Ugo La Pietra, Mendini, The intervention and the experimenters, who have always been linked to the world of high craftsmanship and who have also ventured into this new challenge. It is possible to admire the works in the evocative "Cortile delle Ortensie" of Cantù.
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. […]
Launching for the ninth consecutive year is the “Mestieri d’arte e Bellezza italiana” lecture at the Milan Polytechnic, offered among the design faculty’s elective courses and sponsored by the Fondazione Italia Patria della Bellezza. The lectures, taught by Alberto Cavalli, director general of the Fondazione Cologni dei Mestieri d’Arte, present beauty as a true genetic […]
On Tuesday, September 20, during the XXII edition of the CHI È CHI AWARDS – FASHION COMMUNITY AWARDS, Alberto Cavalli, general manager of Fondazione Cologni and executive director of Michelangelo Foundation for Creativity and Craftsmanship, received at Palazzo Marino the social award as curator of the Homo Faber 2022 event that, in an international setting, […]
The title of the exhibition just opened in Venice on the Island of San Giorgio, for the initiatives promoted by le Stanze del Vetro, highlights the close link between Venetian glassmaking and light: reflected, projected, diffused by lumiere and panels of various shapes and sizes. Symbolic icons of the exhibition are the imposing veil, from […]