The Accademia Galleries are enriched with seven new rooms can be set in the wing of the convent of the Canonici Lateranensi designed by Andrea Palladio, which add to the five open to visitors in May last year. It is a further important step towards the realization of the ambitious project of the Grandi Gallerie promoted by the Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities and Tourism. This was made possible through the support of the Venice International Foundation - Friends of Venice Italy, chaired by Franca Coin, and of Venice in Peril, London Fund, chaired by Jonathan Keates, as part of the UNESCO – Private Committees Joint Programme for the Safeguarding of Venice.
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 […]
It was presented last September 15 at the Museo Civico Archeologico in Milan on the occasion of The Italian Glass Weeks running until September 28, 2022. Gioielli di Vetro dalla Preistoria al III Millennio (Glass Jewelry from Prehistory to the Third Millennium) edited by Bianca Cappello and Augusto Panini is not only an elegant volume […]
Setsuko, an internationally renowned Japanese painter, presents her exhibition Into the Trees II at the Gagosian gallery in Rome. The artist, who has lived in Rome for a long time and currently combines the tranquility of the mountain landscape in Switzerland with the liveliness of the Paris atelier in Astier de Villatte, where she creates […]
We have important plans for the coming year: to increase the number of young artisans to be trained, to strengthen scientific research and publishing activities, and to organize events that will allow art masters to have greater and greater visibility. Establish European-level partnerships to better and better promote Italian art crafts. Now you can help […]