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July 2017
Giappone, Esposizione, Argento, Ceramica
Dall’11 settembre al 26 novembre 2017 il Museo Nazionale di Tokyo ospiterà la mostra itinerante “Wonder Lab”, organizzata da HEART & Crafts, Musée National de Tokyo, NHK Promotions e Asahi Shimbun insieme alla Fondation Bettencourt Schueller e all’Institut National des Métiers d’Art di Parigi.
July 2017
Venezia, Esposizione, Tessuti
Fino al 10 settembre la Ca’ d’Oro di Venezia ospita la mostra “Serenissime Trame. Tappeti della collezione Zaleski e dipinti del Rinascimento”, prodotta dal Polo museale del Veneto e della Fondazione Tassara di Brescia.
July 2017
Cremona, Festival, Musica
Dal 23 settembre all’8 ottobre torna a Cremona STRADIVARIfestival che ospita sul palco dell’Auditorium Giovanni Arvedi 7 spettacoli e oltre 100 musicisti.
June 2017
Vicenza, Exhibition, Jewelry
On display until September 17th 2017 at the Museo del Gioiello of Vicenza, “Dames and Knights”, is a contemporary exhibition that celebrates and recalls the historic tradition of jewellery designed and crafted to acknowledge a title or an honour.
June 2017
Bassano del Grappa, Udine, Exhibition, Craftsmanship
Two exhibitions organized by Confartigianato Vicenza, Confartigianato Udine and Viart: a tribute to the art pieces of the best artisans from Veneto and Fiuli Venezia Giulia.
April 2017
Inghilterra, Sito, Artigianato, Sito
Online from April 28th the site www.craftedsociety.com, a responsible luxury lifestyle brand fusing exquisite craftsmanship with positive social impact.

Interviews
Milan, Designers, Design

Marta Sala is a Milanese design editor. Following in the footsteps of her uncle Luigi Caccia Dominioni and her mother Maria Teresa Tosi, who founded Azucena in 1947, she proposes her own collections that blend refined design with the Italian artisanal knowhow.

Milano, Maestri, Moda

In their Milanese atelier, the Bassani sisters, Fabiana and Daniela, have been crafting bespoke wedding dresses on more than 30 years,. Using light fabrics, laces and precious silks they define every detail of their creations with wise mastery and passion.

Milan, Designers, Ceramic, Glass, Marble

Stories of Italy is an idea by Matilde Antonacci and Dario Buratto, two Milan-based creative designers that self-produce their pieces blending innovative style with historical using Italian craft traditions. The project’s fil rouge is the historical and cultural Italian heritage. Each piece is designed as an object of everyday use, that at the same time is an example of beauty and a communication icon.

Milan, Sculpture

The Gipsoteca Fumagalli & Dossi is one of the most fascinating and evocative Milanese ateliers. The workshop acquired part of the gypsum cast heritage of Gipsoteca Vallardi, after it went out of business in 1927. Generation after generation, the atelier is today conducted by Roberto Fumagalli and Mario Dossi and is the most important plaster casts supplier for art schools in Italy.

Milan, Restoration

Franco Vigorito and Luca Cagnola turned their common passion in their job. In their Milanese laboratory, with shop windows on the street, they painstakingly work at the restoration of wooden furniture both antique and modern: from precious Maggiolinis to more ordinary pieces of furniture. They also cooperate with the Superintendence for important restoration interventions.

Florence, Silver

Lorenzo Foglia represents the third generation of one of the most important families of silversmiths in Florence, active since 1935.


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