From October 26th to the 28th, “eleMENTI CREATIVI”: discovering the secrets of the Florentine artisans.
The event “eleMENTI CREATIVI: discovering the secrets of the Florentine artisans” will start on Friday, October 26th at 5PM with the “opening in music” and will go on until Sunday, October 28th from 10AM to 8PM. It takes place at the Officina Creativa by Artex, the center for the artistic and traditional handicraft of Tuscany, in via Giano della Bella, …
Artigianato&Aperitivo: record number of participants. New dates after the summer break!
One hundred participants in four meetings! A success confirmed by the record numbers of this first portion of the 2018 edition of “Artigianato & Aperitivo.” The initiative is created by “Artex-Center for the artistic and traditional handicraft of Tuscany,” in cooperation with Officina Creativa and Comune di Firenze, CNA Firenze, Confartigianato Imprese Firenze, Oltrarno Promuove 2.0 and “Andare a Zonzo.”
Artigianato &Aperitivo is back!
The “Artigianato&Aperitivo” initiative is a walk through the little streets, the piazzas and the gardens in the historic center of Florence. The perfect opportunity to get to know its special places, the stories, the crafts and the products that make it unique, accompanied by an expert guide. We meet after work and you can come alone or with your colleagues, …
Mercato dell’Artigianato ArtEArti – Fortezza di Montepulciano (SI)
From March 30th to April 2nd, 2018: 63rd Edition of the Mostra dell’Artigianato in Montepulciano. Set up on the three floors of the wonderful Fortezza of Montepulciano, free entrance, is once again the fair devoted to quality handicrafts and to the Art of Taste with a section devoted to the best local food and wine specialties.
The view on handicraft of the “Accademia di Belle Arti” students
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- 3 January 2018
Thursday, January 11th at 10:00AM, Officina Creativa, via Giano della Bella, Florence Handicraft, the Oltrarno and the most significant moments of the Artigianato&aperitivo itineraries as seen through the eyes of the young artists of the Accademia di Belle Arti di Firenze who are attending the lessons on “Languages and Techniques of the Audiovisual” coordinated by professor Massimo Rossi.
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: 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.
Artigianato&aperitivo: May 9th at 6:00PM the new meeting of urban trekking in the Oltrarno
The Lungarni and the bronze creations of Il Bronzetto, drinks at the Bar dell’angolo We are ready for the fifth meeting of Artigianato&aperitivo: on May 9th, we will discover the history and the beauty of the Lungarni, a walk discovering the most beautiful and romantic views in Florence. We will go through the historic alleys of the Oltrarno, …
Artisan Stories: April 19th, 20th, 26th, 27th at 8:40 on Controradio Firenze
The Comune di Firenze, Artex and Officina Creativa, the new space in Florence Oltrarno devoted to art and handicraft, present on Controradio Firenze the “Storie artigiane” (Artisan stories) from April 19th to the 26th: eight interviews to eight Florentine artisans to get to know directly from them the story, the anecdotes, the secrets, the techniques of an extraordinary work: the …