Artisan know-how is crucial to the success of the “Made-in-Italy”. The growth of Italian GDP should be based on the best our economy has to offer: the creation of values originating from beauty, attention to details and the highest standard of excellence in all fields. The new book of the Ricerche series, commissioned to Bocconi University by the Cologni Foundation and supported by Vacheron Constantin, explores Italy’s system of top-quality artisan manufacturing in all its criticalities and specificities. The innovation and creativity brought by artisans are closely linked to the rediscovery of the places of production, leading to a positive spiral between the relaunching of local economies, tourist flow and creation of value.
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 […]