PAOLA AND PAOLO STACCIOLI. PASSAGES
September 30th – December 3rd, 2017 Piazzale della Resistenza Scandicci (Florence) The town of Scandicci pays homage to its fellow citizens Paolo and Paola Staccioli, father and daughter, with a project curated by Marco Tonelli and realized within the ‘Toscanaincontemporanea 2017’ event. Paolo Staccioli’s large bronze and ceramic artworks will invade spaces in the outskirts of town, the Tramway station …
The artistic crafts between the Tiber and the Arno
From September 15th to the 26th, more than 150 works of masterful artisans from Arezzo.
Fiera Internazionale della Ceramica, Firenze
International Fair of Ceramics, Florence October 7th, 8th, 9th, 2017, Piazza SS. Annunziata, Florence. Now in its 18th edition, the Fiera Internazionale della Ceramica presents this year an especially rich edition. Eighty-three artists from all corners of Europe will enliven the stunning background of Piazza SS. Annunziata with works that are an expression of the most innovative contemporary ceramics.
Speakeasy, an original way to learn a new language.
Speakeasy creates pleasant, entertaining occasions to have people who are learning a foreign language meet with mother tongue speakers.
Biannual European Exhibition of Blacksmithing Art in Stia
From August 31st to September 3rd takes place the 22nd Edition of the wrought iron handicraft exhibition. With over forty exhibitors and more than 100 blacksmiths, the event is the most important appointment in the field in Europe, offering an extraordinary opportunity to meet and compare notes for craftsmen coming from around the world who keep the tradition of wrought …
CARTA inCANTA. This little fairytale.
Carlotta Parisi’s solo show. Fortezza of Montalcino, September 2nd – 24th, 2017.
Artigianato&aperitivo: on June 20th our last very “summery” itinerary: piazzas, sandals and beer.
On June 20th, Artigianato&Aperitivo says good-bye with the last itinerary of this first series. It will be a meeting with a summer theme: we will end in style with a visit to the Piazze of the Oltrarno, a tour amongst history, architecture and interesting figures. We meet at 6:00 PM at Piazza Pitti.
Artigianato&aperitivo: June 6th at 5:30PM urban trekking meeting in the Oltrarno
On June 6th, “Artigianato & aperitivo” will make room for “The gardens of the Oltrarno and to Beneforti’s art of restoration.” The initiative, promoted by Artex and “Andare a Zonzo,” includes a special stop at the Giardino delle Rose (the Rose Garden) where, accompanied by an expert guide, the history and the secrets of other gardens will be revealed. The …
Artigianato&aperitivo: May 25th at 6:00PM, the “precious” urban trekking meeting in the Oltrarno.
The historic city walls and the contemporary jewelry by Yoko Takirai and a special visit to PREZIOSA, Florence Jewellery Week at the Arti Orafe – Jewellery School. Drinks at Il Santino.
Florence of the Children
On May 19th, 20th and 21st Florence dedicates three days to children and and to the way they look at the city. The “city as a home” is the common thread of the event during which many small “theme cities” will become alive, ready to host children curious to discover, learn, explore and have fun with handicrafts, music, technology, art and …