The 3rd edition of Artigianato e Design

On 17 January, the exhibitionArtigianato e Design(Craftsmanship and Design) will be inaugurated at the showroom of L'Idea di Maria Luisa Amatoriin Piazza dei Signori in Vicenza, where it will remain on view until 2 February. A true step into beauty, amidst the historic shops of the city center, in an ideal circular route around a site that is a symbol of craftsmanship and timeless design: the Basilica Palladiana. Twenty historical workshops will make space for the exhibition of products created by twenty artisan workshops from all over Italy. Objects combining innovation, design and artisan tradition, expressed through the use of different materials such as glass, paper, ceramics, iron and those of fine tailoring. A unique, different kind of itinerary conceived by CNA Veneto Ovest and realized under the artistic direction of Elena Agosti, former curator of the Museo della Ceramica in Nove. A special, very suggestive moment for the discovery of crafts reflecting a timeless tradition, but open to contemporary influences.

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Venini: Luce 1921-1985

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 […]


Glass Jewelry from Prehistory to the Third Millennium (Glass Jewelry from Prehistory to the Third Millennium)

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 […]


Into the Trees II, the exhibition in Rome by Setsuko, an internationally renowned artist

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 […]


Support crafts: make a difference. Now also with voluntary donations

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 […]