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

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

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

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 / European Arts and Crafts days

Spain / European Arts and Crafts days

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

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

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

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, ...

Sweden, Island Tjörn / Youth congress about folk art

Sweden, Island Tjörn / Youth congress about folk art

      An international youth congress about folk art in June this year. It’s the third youth congress that is arranged by International Organization of Folk Art (IOV), the former two have been in USA 2008 and in China 2010. 2012 the main part of the congress will be at the island Tjörn, not far ...

United Kingdom, London / Design fair Top Drawer Spring-Summer

United Kingdom, London / Design fair Top Drawer Spring-Summer

From 15/01/2012 to 17/01/2012                 See It First! Beat The High Street in 2012 See the newest lines and product launches at Top Drawer, the first show of the season. Giving you the pick of the bunch before anyone else. What’s In Store… 700 Hot List – View ...

Spain, Madrid / Exhibition King’s watches, the time’s measure

Spain, Madrid / Exhibition King’s watches, the time’s measure

From 25/10/2011 to 15/01/2012                         The exhibition shows a valuable collection of watches made by the most famous European masters in watchmaking as as many examples of English, French, Swiss and Spanish schools. The watches are coming from the National Heritage collection. Through the ...