At the Castello Sforzesco in Milan, in the Sala della Balla is set up the exhibition "Milano Vetro", which can be visited until April 19. The works present are the 35 finalists of the "Milano Vetro" competition, organized by Castello Sforzesco in collaboration with the collector Sandro Pezzoli, who has always promoted initiatives related to this extraordinary material. The competition was attended by many young Italians and not, united by the passion for this fascinating and evocative craft. "Milano Vetro" intends to enhance the innovative use of glass both in art and contemporary design and the choice of the city of Milan and the Castello Sforzesco intends to reaffirm the historical continuity and the centrality of the Milanese capital in the creation and exhibition of glass works.
On May 27, 1923, the Salsomaggiore spa complex, designed by Ugo Giusti and decorated by Galileo Chini, whose 150th birth anniversary falls on this day, was inaugurated. It is a grandiose work that reconciles memories of art nouveau, with suggestions of the Viennese secession, with motifs already in Deco taste and oriental enchantments. The exhibition […]
27/05/2023 - 17/09/2023EVENTS
In the evocative space of the former Church of Santo Stefano al Ponte, now the Cathedral of the Image, theater of Arte Immersiva, the volume Gioielli a Firenze-Jewels in Florence was presented. Fratelli Peruzzi Archive 1880-1970, edited by Bianca Cappello, published by Livorno-based Sillabe Publishing House. Patient cataloging has returned drawings, plans, notes, photos, and […]
The Venetian Glass Archive, established in 2012, which is based on the Island of San Giorgio Maggiore, was recently moved to the recently restored 16th-century Sala Messina, located in the Cypress Cloister next to the exhibition aera “Le Stanze del vetro,” which has been the scene of important exhibitions for years. The Glass Study Center […]
From May 13 to July 9, 2023, MIDeC International Museum of Ceramic Design, in collaboration with Triennale Milano, presents “The SCI, Italian Ceramic Society at the 1st Biennial Exhibition of International Decorative Arts in Monza, May 1923.” A celebration of an anniversary: at the prestigious venue in Laveno Mombello, in the province of Varese, the […]
13/05/2023 - 09/07/2023