Dedicated to artistic craftsmanship, the “Fatti ad Arte” fair takes place from 27 to 29 October in the evocative setting of Piazzo, a historical quarter in the town of Biella. The Cologni Foundation has given its patronage to the event, in which 30 craftspeople coming from nine Italian regions showcase their works and manual skills.

Featuring unique creations in ceramics, glass, textiles, wood, paper, the exhibition aims at underlining the cultural relevance of fine craftsmanship, whose roots go back to the Renaissance. A series of events (seminars, workshops, information sessions and concerts curated by the Fondazione Monzino) contribute to highlightibg the importance of craftsmanship among students.