Registration is open for Artigianato e Palazzo

Registration is open until February 28 to participate in the 2018 edition of Artigianato e Palazzo (Craftsmanship and Palace artisan workshops and their clients), the international event that for over twenty years has highlighted the craftsman and the fruits of his labors. Hosted in the 17th-century Corsini Gardens in Florence from May 17 to 20 2018 (runs from 10 am to 8pm), the exhibition brings together, each year, a new selection of about ninety of the best Italian and foreign artisans: potters, glassmakers, silver and goldsmiths, carvers, restorers and frame-gilders, violinmakers, tailors, inlayers of semi-precious stones and wood, straw weavers, designers and much more.

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