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 …
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. April 26th at 6:00PM the fourth urban trekking meeting in the Oltrarno
The “Vecchio Conventino” and the decorated wood by Tommaso De Carlo. Drinks at Dolce Vita Firenze. Here we are at the fourth appointment with the event Artigianato&aperitivo: we meet on April 26th at 6:00PM in via Giano della Bella, 20. We will discover the history of a lesser known corner of Florence, the “Vecchio Conventino” (the old little convent) and …
Artigianato&aperitivo: April 11 at 6:00PM the third urban trekking appointment in the Oltrarno
The alleys of the Oltrarno and the Art of Molatura of the Moleria Locchi. Drinks at Volume Firenze. After the success of the first two meetings, here comes the third installment of Artigianato&Aperitivo: we meet on April 11th at 6:00PM in Via del Burchiello, 10. We enter the wonderful workshop of Moleria Locchi, an internationally recognized reference point for the …
European Artistic Crafts Days 2017
The next session of the European Artistic Crafts Days will take place on the 31st of March, 1st and 2nd of April 2017. The event is organized simultaneously in all Europe to promote and spread the enormous heritage of the Artistic and Artisanal Crafts.
HANDICRAFT Time for Lorenzo Baglioni: the first “signature itinerary” gets on its way.
Thursday, December 15, at 11:30 AM. Teatro Niccolini, Via Ricasoli 3, Florence. Lorenzo Baglioni, comedian actor and author, musician and mathematician, creative talent, multifaceted artist, has autographed the first signature itinerary of this off-the-beaten-paths “Artisanal” Tuscany. INTRODUCING THE ITINERARY: Lorenzo Baglioni, actor, author, musician and mathematician. Stefano Ciuoffo, Council member at Regione Toscana for Production Activities, Credit, Tourism and Commerce …
ARTS&CRAFTS: the Art and Lifestyle Show.
From November 25th to the 27th, 2016 in Pistoia, Cattedrale, Area ex Breda. A weekend amongst signature objects, curiosities, emerging designs, one of a kind pieces. A Show that this year makes of Pistoia a capital also for the quality handicraft. At the ARTS&CRAFTS fair, promoted by Confartigianato and CNA Pistoia, and organized by ARTEX, many are the sectors on …
Strolling around the artisans’ Bottegas in Monteriggioni
From September 23rd to the 25th, at Abbadia Isola Monteriggioni, along the Via Francigena Toscana, takes place the original Slow Travel Fest, a festival devoted to the culture of slow travel. It will be a three-day event when everyone is invited to slow down, to let go of the frantic rhythms of our daily routines and to discover this land …
ARTour Toscana & Slow Travel Fest
September 23rd, 24th, 25th, Abbadia a Isola, Monteriggioni, Siena. In cooperation with the Regione Toscana and the Municipality of Monteriggioni, ARTour Toscana will take part in the next edition of the Slow Travel Fest, the festival devoted to all lovers of nature, of landscapes and of the culture of traveling in a slow fashion, offering a SLOW itinenary throught the …
Slow Travel Fest: the festival of slow travel
Abbadia a Isola, Events, handicraft, Monteriggioni, music, Siena, slow tourism, Slow Travel Fest, slowness, traveling, Tuscany, Via Francigena, workshops
September 23rd, 24th, 25th Monteriggioni, Siena. Slow down, slow down, slow down…! Walking, observing, thinking, reflecting: these are the passwords of the SLOW TRAVEL FEST, an event devoted to…well, traveling slowly! On foot and by bike, the festival is designed for everyone who loves calm and silence, to meet and to share. From the 23rd to the 25th of September, …