The 10 finalists of the "Artigiano del Cuore" contest have been selected. Promoted by Fondazione Cologni, supported by Serapian and under the aegis by the City of Milan, “Artigiano del Cuore” is now in its sixth edition, and this year it is dedicated to artisans and artisan ateliers based in Lombardy and carrying on a métier d’art. Hand-picked by Fondazione Cologni's internal commission from among the many applications received, the selected profiles can now enter the next phase of the contest: it is now up to the public, through online voting on this web page to decree the winner, who will be eligible for the prize. The finalists of the 6th edition of the contest are:

Francesca Mellace, Goldsmith - Milan   
Iulian Rosu, Decorator - Milan  
Anita Cerrato, Ceramics restorer - Milan
Atelier Pozzebon, Upholsterers - Palazzolo sull'Oglio (BS)​​​​​​​
Marco Castellini e Michela Bertanza | Paper artisans - Toscolano Maderno (BS)​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
Giulia Carlucci e Federica Zanardelli | Fiorisco Atelier, Decorators - Milan​​​​​​​
Andrea Zambelli, Decorator and carpenter - Milan​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
Costanza Macrì e Monica Candido | CosMonique, Goldsmiths - Milan ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
Michele Garbin, Silversmith - Laveno Mombello (VA)​​​​​​​
Giorgio Piva, Ceramist - Monza

On the Contest website the stories of the 10 finalists can be discovered, and users can vote for their favorite artisan by June 28 at 3 p.m., by clicking on the little heart below his or her name. Whoever receives moe votes will be eligible for the prize. The winner will be announced on Thursday, July 6, on the official contest website ( and on Wellmade's social networks.

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