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Inediti vetri del Rinascimento (Unknown Renaissance glass)

On display in the House Museum belonging to Rodolfo Siviero are four precious sheets of glass painted in tempera on the reverse, dating to the mid-sixteenth century. They can be traced back to Venetian painting, with Levantine and transalpine influences, thanks to the circulation of engravings and drawings. The four pieces, purchased by Siviero in […]

02/12/2018 - 03/03/2019
Firenze

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Artigianato e Palazzo XXVII edition

The XXVII edition of the exhibition will be held from September 16 to 19, at the Giardino Corsini in Florence, with a new selection of master craftsmen and with the aim of presenting and enhancing the figure of the craftsman, his work and his role in the cultural and productive context. Artigianato e Palazzo was […]

01/01/1970 - 19/09/2021
Firenze

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Artigiano del Cuore. The 2021 finalists

Now it’s up to the public to vote for the winner On June 7, the names of the 10 finalists of the Artigiano del Cuore (Artisan of the Heart) contest, organized by Wellmade – The community of well-made lovers, were announced. Artigiano del Cuore is a digital contest promoted by Fondazione Cologni dei Mestieri d’Arte, […]

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Project “Una Scuola, un Lavoro. Percorsi di Eccellenza”

Here are the 20 young people who won the 2020/2021 announcement The stories of the trainees of the project Una Scuola, un Lavoro. Percorsi di Eccellenza (One School, One Job. Paths of Excellence), promoted and supported by Fondazione Cologni dei Mestieri d’Arte, now in its tenth year, has so far put more than 250 young […]

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Vitrum. From sand to light, a history of glass from antiquity to Ivrea

The Pier Alessandro Garda Civic Museum of Ivrea presents, until June 13, 2021, an excursus on the art of glass: from archaeological evidence, in continuity with the museum’s collection, to the present day. The exhibition entrusts the objects, of various periods, shapes and types, with the task of illustrating the variants of an ancient art […]

12/08/2020 - 13/06/2021
Ivrea

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The Glass Ark. Animals in the Pierre Rosenberg Collection

Until August 1, 2021, you can visit the exhibition The Glass Ark. Animals in the Pierre Rosenberg Collection, a Parisian art historian who, over the years, appreciated the captivating pleasantness of those subjects, giving rise to a large collection of works of the Venetian twentieth century. The collector’s sensitivity has captured the subtle and ironic […]

01/01/1970 - 01/08/2021
Venezia

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Reopens the Archaeological Museum of Stabiae

In Castellammare di Stabia, objects of daily life of the luxurious Roman villas of otium or rustic dwellings Reopens, after the forced closure, the Archaeological Museum of Stabiae opened in September 2020. The structure is named after Libero D’Orsi(1888-1977), a passionate scholar of the Stabian villas and the finds of the territory. The museum is […]

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The Poldi Pezzoli Museum presents: The Shape of Time

From May 13 to September 27, 2021, the Poldi Pezzoli Museum presents The Shape of Time, an exhibition dedicated to man’s relationship with time, from antiquity to the threshold of the modern age, which relates iconography to the technological advancement in its measurement, through the observation angles of science, literature and art. The exhibition, curated […]

13/05/2021 - 27/09/2021
Milano

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The restoration of 44 eighteenth-century models from the Museo Ginori della Manifattura di Doccia

Masterpieces in wax, terracotta and plaster that return to their ancient splendor In anticipation of the forthcoming reopening of the Museo Ginori a fundraiser, promoted by “Artigianato e Palazzo”, the Association “Amici di Doccia”, the Regional Directorate of Museums of Tuscany and the Region of Tuscany, restored 44 models in wax, terracotta and plaster, kept […]

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Vitrea. Contemporary Italian glass

Triennale Milano and Fondazione Cologni dei Mestieri d’Arte continue their annual collaboration, aimed at presenting in the Quadreria space the cycle of exhibitions Mestieri d’Arte & Design. Crafts Culture, four exhibitions that offer an unprecedented point of view on contemporary applied arts. Vitrea, curated by Jean Blanchaert, proposes a journey through precious designer glass, created […]

22/08/2021
Milano

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DOMUS GRIMANI, The Doge’s Room and “Archinto” by Georg Baselitz

A new initiative, produced by Civita Tre Venezie and financed by Venetian Heritage and the Ministry of Culture, in collaboration with Gagosian and Fondazione Cologni dei Mestieri d’Arte and sponsored by Michelangelo Foundation for Creativity and Craftsmanship, sanctions the virtuous network between public and private in the preservation and enhancement of the historical and artistic […]

19/05/2021
Venezia

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Sono tazza di te! 100 smashing women designer

A special exhibition, scheduled from September 5 to 10, on the occasion of the long-awaited Salone del Mobile 2021 On the occasion of the next edition of the Salone del Mobile, 5-10 September 2021, the Association DcomeDesign will create an exhibition with the participation of designers, artists, artists who want to try their hand at […]

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Create your own personalized itinerary on Wellmade’s app!

The new function of the app dedicated to high Italian craftsmanship Wellmade is a digital project of Fondazione Cologni dei Mestieri d’Arte (www.well-made.it): the platform allows you to discover the best artisans in Italy, learn about their work and review their products and services. The goal is to develop the community of lovers of well-made […]

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Draping Basic Techniques

May 10 is the deadline for enrollment in the course Draping Basic techniques, experimentation and creative application supported by the Fondazione CR Firenze which promotes and supports the activities of Spazio NOTA and Associazione OMA. The course to be held from May 17 to 28 is 40 hours. Held by the teacher Sara Paci Piccolo […]

17/05/2021 - 28/05/2021
Firenze

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The restoration of Andrea del Castagno’s fresco restores a “new” image of Dante

The restorers of the Opificio delle Pietre Dure of Florence have restored the portrait of the supreme poet by Andrea del Castagno (1421-1475) to its original color, removing sediments and pictorial retouches that had darkened the colors. An unprecedented image emerged with that brilliance that is proper to mural painting. Moreover, Dante’s face has more […]

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Turandot e l’Oriente fantastico di Puccini, Chini e Caramba

The Fondazione Museo del Tessuto di Prato dedicates the exhibition Turandot e l’Oriente fantastico di Puccini, Chini e Caramba, to the suggestion of Orientalism in the first decades of the 20th century. The sets, theatrical dresses, ornaments and stage jewelry are those used in Giacomo Puccini’s Turandot, from the collection of soprano Iva Pacetti, designed […]

22/05/2021 - 21/11/2021
Prato

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Artijanus/Artijanas

Online workshop for Sardinian artisans and craft enterprises ArtiJanus/ArtiJanas is the experimental project of design and craft culture promoted and supported by the Fondazione di Sardegna together with Triennale Milano and with the collaboration of Fondazione Cologni. The seminars and workshops for innovation and markets, developed by Fondazione Cologni, will involve Sardinian artisans and artisan […]

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Mostra Internazionale dell’Artigianato online edition number 85

It takes place online from April 24 to May 2, the 85th edition of the International Handicrafts Exhibition. The event that will be back in attendance in 2022 takes place on Emporio MIDA (emporiomida.mostrartigianato.it), the online showcase launched by Firenze Fiera in June 2020 with the aim of supporting the excellence of Italian and international […]

24/04/2021 - 02/05/2021

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Culture Action at Museo Poldi Pezzoli

A cultural program to bring young people closer to museums The ratification of the Faro Convention opens a new phase for culture and turns the spotlight on young people called to actively participate in the protection of artistic heritage. Culture Action is a cultural program conceived and designed by the young people of the Poldi […]

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The book 2000/2020 Design Super Show is out

The history of Superstudio Più in via Tortona, the first multicultural hub of Milan The long-awaited book that traces the birth of Milan’s first multicultural hub, Superstudio Più in via Tortona, and of the city’s most important event, the Design Week, which started right here, is now out. The book 2000/2020 Design Super Show by […]