Italian artisans & artists
Discovering four Italian regions with an amazing tour among the best artists and designers of glass, jewels, clothes. In partnership with Piercing Eyes – Distilled Art Pieces, a curatorial project dedicated to Italian artisans working in the field of contemporary applied arts ElestaTravel proposes you a wonderful itinerary that mixes art, design, handicraft and landscapes. We will start from Veneto and Venice, its everending charme, with renaissance architecture and contemporary art, to visit the most fascinating labs of glass, pearls, jewels, with the opportunity to be hosted in some of the best private villas of the region. Second stop will be Emilia Romagna, land of taste, its mild hills and living traditions in Faenza with Ceramics Museum and Ravenna, capital of mosaics: we will lead you in the some ateliers of maiolicas, pottery and paper clay ceramics. Last days will be spent in Umbria and Lazio to appreciate in different studios the elegance of metals and stones becoming unconventional jewels.
Approved by Cologni Foundation for the Métiers d’Art
Photo courtesy: Laghi, Nori, Salvucci, Balbi
After working at museums in Madrid, Chicago, Venice and Turin, she founded Trend and Tradition to best show off the legacy of Italian artistic design abroad.