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.
unascuolaunlavoro.it, the new website of the project “One School, One Job. Pathways to Excellence” online from September 5, 2022. A new look, lots of new content. Throughout the month, and until September 30, Schools will be able to enter applications from students competing in the Fondazione Cologni call for applications. With “One School, One Job. […]
Launching for the ninth consecutive year is the “Mestieri d’arte e Bellezza italiana” lecture at the Milan Polytechnic, offered among the design faculty’s elective courses and sponsored by the Fondazione Italia Patria della Bellezza. The lectures, taught by Alberto Cavalli, director general of the Fondazione Cologni dei Mestieri d’Arte, present beauty as a true genetic […]
On Tuesday, September 20, during the XXII edition of the CHI È CHI AWARDS – FASHION COMMUNITY AWARDS, Alberto Cavalli, general manager of Fondazione Cologni and executive director of Michelangelo Foundation for Creativity and Craftsmanship, received at Palazzo Marino the social award as curator of the Homo Faber 2022 event that, in an international setting, […]
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 […]