Following the success of the first contest, Creativity Oggetti, an art gallery in Turin started in 2001 and specializing in contemporary jewelry, artistic costume jewelry and applied arts, has announced the Creativity Contest – The Posing Jewel, an international competition for jewelry designers and professional artists, with deadline on July 15, 2016. The competition focuses on aesthetic research, innovation and experimentation with different materials as compared with traditional jewelry. The star of this year’s competition is the ring, seen as an object-sculpture in space, designed to be not only a piece of jewelry but also a decorative and furnishing item. For further information, click here.
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 […]