Being held from 24 to 31 July 2017, in Siracusa, is MADE LABS, the summer school of the Made Program, a new project of the "Rosario Gagliardi" Academy of Fine Arts. This first edition, curated by Studio Formafantasma and Moncada Rangel Architects, includes 8 days of workshops and lectures, with 24 special guests including designers, architects, artists and other professionals in the field. The theme of this edition is "Authenti-city (or the UNESCO paradox)" for discussing authenticity and cultural heritage in relation to design, architecture, art, crafts, tradition and local culture. On 28 July, the Fondazione Cologni together with Studio Formafantasma and Sam Jacob Studio has been invited to hold one of the evening lectures. Info:  

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Wellmade participates in Bergamo Brescia Capital of Culture 2023

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“Bahuaus Barocco”: only a few places still available!

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Sustainability at your fingertips

Fifteen bags, part of the collection of the Domenico Michelucci Civic Museum of Straw and weaving in Signa, others donated or offered on temporary loan by private individuals, are the protagonists of the exhibition Sustainability at your fingertips. These are objects, together with hats, that distinguish the production of Signa and its territory, made of […]