“Makers of beauty. The philosophy of male footwear according to Santoni” is the new volume in the “Mestieri d’Arte” series published by Marsilio Editori and developed by the Cologni Foundation in close collaboration with Santoni, one of the most prestigious Italian artisan businesses of world renown.

The craft of luxury men’s footwear is illustrated, in all its complexity, in the perceptive and faithful account of Andrea Guolo, a journalist of specialist expertise, and the engaging pictures taken inside the company by Susanna Pozzoli, a sensitive and accomplished photographic artist.

The book was presented in the prestigious location of Palazzo Visconti in Milan. The round table was moderated by Paola Bottelli (Il Sole 24 ORE).

Speakers included:

Andrea Guolo, journalist and author of the book

Franco Cologni, President of the Cologni Foundation for the Métiers d’Art

Giuseppe Santoni, Managing Director of Santoni

Gian Mario Spacca, President of the Marche Region

Maurizio Dallocchio, Professor of Corporate Finance at Bocconi University

Maurizio di Robilant, President of RobilantAssociati