Paris, France / European Conference on design issues

Paris, France / European Conference on design issues

Posted on Dec 18, 2012 in News | No Comments

The 10th conference on the issues of the promotion of design in Europe will be held in Paris at the Cité des Sciences et de l’Industrie (Museum of Sciences and Industry) the 28th and 29th of January 2013. The theme of this conference, organized by the APCI, is Business Clusters and creative industries: economical and ...

Tallinn, Estonia / St Martin’s Day Fair, Estonian Folk Art and Craft Union

Tallinn, Estonia / St Martin’s Day Fair, Estonian Folk Art and Craft Union

Posted on Nov 28, 2012 in News | No Comments

Each year, the Estonian Folk Art and Craft Union is organizing the Saint Martin’s Day Fair. This major event of the handicraft and folkloric lifestyle takes place around the Saint Martin’s Day, date celebrated in several countries of North Europe. The last edition was held in Tallin from Novembre 9th to 11th 2012.   The ...

Leipzig, Germany / Denkmal Fair

Leipzig, Germany / Denkmal Fair

Posted on Nov 26, 2012 in News | No Comments

The Denkmal Fair took place in Leipzig in Germany from November 22nd to 24th 2012. This European fair gathered since almost 20 years every two years the professionals of conservation, restoration and old building renovation. Denkmal is the reference fair in Europe in the field of restoration and old building renovation. In 2010, the fair ...

Florence, Italy / Prizegiving by the OmA

Florence, Italy / Prizegiving by the OmA

Posted on Nov 19, 2012 in News | No Comments

Taking part to the « Florens »’s biennale, the Osservatorio Mestieri d’Arte (OmA) awarded 153 craftsmen from Florence to highlight the quality of their work. The second edition of the Florens biennal took part in Florence from November, 3rd to November, 11th 2011. This biannual event was organized during the International Week for Cultural and Environmental Heritage. ...

Spain France Portugal / Interactive video of the “3 territories” exhibition

Spain France Portugal / Interactive video of the “3 territories” exhibition

Posted on Oct 24, 2012 in Actus | No Comments

The « 3 territories » exhibition that took place in Madrid from April, 7th to 24th 2011 is reviving thanks to the Fundesart (Spain) and its online interactive video. As part of the Euroart network, the Fundación Española para la Innovación de la Artesanía (Spain), l’Instituto do Emprego e Formaçao Profissional (Portugal) and the Institut National des ...

Spain / European Arts and Crafts days

Spain / European Arts and Crafts days

Posted on Oct 23, 2012 in News | No Comments

Coordinated by FUNDE SARTE (Spanish Foundation for innovation of Crafts) together with OFICIO YARTE, the Art and Craft Days are celebrated for the first time in Spain.   All the regions were invited to join the important event dedicated to professional craftsmen and to their excellent know-how. The community of Madrid, Extremadura, Galicia, Murcia and ...

Italy, Tuscany / European Arts and Crafts days

Italy, Tuscany / European Arts and Crafts days

Posted on Oct 23, 2012 in News | No Comments

March 30, 31 and April 1, OMA and Artex, with the participation of the Florence French Institute, have organized the Journées Européennes des Métiers d’Art in Tuscany, Italy. This year, France, Italy, Spain and Switzerland have opened the doors of their arts and crafts workshops to the public.     For the first time, the ...

Latvia / European Arts and Crafts days

Latvia / European Arts and Crafts days

Posted on Oct 23, 2012 in News | No Comments

Meet your craftsman! March 30, 31 and April 1, the Centre for Arts Education and Intangible Heritage (CAEIH) of Latvia is organizing the event “Meet your craftsman!”, during which the regions of Latvia have been invited to hold open workshops, individual activities, hands-on lessons, crafts demonstrations and concerts, public talks and discussions. In order to ...

Italy, Milan, European Arts and Crafts Days

Italy, Milan, European Arts and Crafts Days

Posted on Oct 23, 2012 in News | No Comments

On the occasion of European Arts and Crafts Days from 31 March to 1th April in 2011, the foundation Cologni of arts and crafts has organized an exhibition “Masterpieces, the excellence of know-how in Milan and Lombardy” at the Palazzo Morando museum in Milan.     Under the patronage of the President of the Republic, ...