From 15 to 29 November 2018, Starhotels is hosting a refined exhibition of works by Milan's Art Masters at Rosa Grand Milano - Starhotels Collezione hotel, now offering an exceptional stage for Italian high craftsmanship. The initiative takes place in the framework of the Starhotels Collezione “La Grande Bellezza” (The Great Beauty) project, in a partnership with Milan's Fondazione Cologni dei Mestieri d’Arte, Gruppo Editoriale and Florence's OmA Osservatorio dei Mestieri d’Arte. The project aims at supporting and enhancing excellence craftsmanship, the peerless heritage and foundation of Made in Italy. The scenic settings of the Rosa Grand hotel, in the heart of Milan, are thus becoming a charming framework for an exhibition highlighting the “great beauty” through an accurate selection of works by Milan's significant creators, between high craftsmanship and design, tradition and modernity. Seven artist-craftsmen are included in the exhibition: Bottega Ghianda, Caterina Crepax, Fornasetti, La Fucina di Efesto, Lorenzi Milano, Romeo Miracoli, Daniele Papuli.
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