At a time of serious difficulty for our country and the whole world involved in the fight against COVID-19, the artisans of Florence, on the initiative of Riccardo Barthel & C., have created the project L'artigianato fiorentino per l'Italia: a charity auction for the city and the whole of Italy. The 115 creations of the twenty participating artisans will be the subject of an online auction, the proceeds of which will be donated entirely to the Careggi University Hospital, the city's main garrison involved in the health emergency. [caption id="attachment_8254" align="alignnone" width="300"] Antico Setificio Fiorentino[/caption] The auction will start on 23 April at 10 a.m. and will end on 4 May at 4 p.m. and will be held on the website of the Pananti Auction House (www.pananti.com), proud to be able to contribute to the project, without charging any commission on the auction price. [caption id="attachment_8252" align="alignnone" width="200"] Sileno Cheloni[/caption] Bearers of an inestimable artistic and cultural heritage, the artisans of Florence want to give their contribution as a sign of deep gratitude to all health workers, who are at the forefront in addressing the critical health situation in progress, participating in the collective effort for the rebirth of the entire community. [caption id="attachment_8256" align="alignnone" width="300"] Fratelli Piccini Gioiellieri[/caption] The artisans who joined: Antico Setificio Fiorentino, Bottega d'Arte Maselli, Brandimarte, Castorina, Duccio Conti Caponi Studio, Fratelli Piccini Gioiellieri, Galleria Romanelli, Il Bronzetto, Liverano & Liverano, Locchi, Loretta Caponi, Luca Rafanelli, Pampaloni, Pellicceria Cioni, Quelle Tre, Riccardo Barthel, Roberto Giovannini, Sileno Cheloni, Studio Puck and Temple St Clair.
“Discovering Italian savoir-faire and artistic craftsmanship”, Wellmade’s itinerary among the artisan workshops in the centre of Bergamo, scheduled for Saturday 28 January from 10 a.m. to about 5 p.m., is part of the programme “La città in festa”, the inaugural days of Bergamo Brescia Capitale Italiana della Cultura, coordinated by the Department of Culture with […]
A free course for the creation of the Palazzo Litta brand: enrolment is open until Saturday 4 February for the “Bauhaus Barocco” workshop, devised for the MiC Lombardy Regional Secretariat and entrusted to the CorsiArte training body with the collaboration of Chiara Gatti, art historian, journalist and CorsiArte lecturer, and the scientific care of the […]
On the occasion of the presentation of the programme for Elefsina European Capital of Culture 2023, the Greek Deputy Minister of Culture, Nicholas Yatromanolakis, mentions: ‘We want to do something similar to the Italian projects of DoppiaFirma and Homo Faber, opening a hub. Among the many opportunities for the cultural, but also economic and social […]
Fifteen bags, part of the collection of the Domenico Michelucci Civic Museum of Straw and weaving in Signa, others donated or offered on temporary loan by private individuals, are the protagonists of the exhibition Sustainability at your fingertips. These are objects, together with hats, that distinguish the production of Signa and its territory, made of […]