LuccArtigiana, the promotional fair of Lucca’s quality handicrafts

To be held from 14 to 16 September, in the former Real Collegio of Lucca, the third edition of LuccArtigiana, the promotional fair of Lucca’s quality handicrafts. The initiative, conceived and implemented by the Fondazione Banca del Monte di Lucca together with Confartigianato, CNA Lucca, the Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Lucca and the Municipality of Lucca, enjoys the patronage of the OMA of Florence, as well as having the support of the Associazione dei Lucchesi nel Mondo, which in 2018 is celebrating 50 years of activity. The event will include in-depth discussions on the themes of crafts, e-commerce and the future of artisan workshops, with guests and speakers who are experts in the sector.

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