coral museum in alghero sardegna and testing for true coral

On a recent trip to the coastal city of Alghero, Sardegna (Sardinia), I visited the Museo del Corallo, a small museum about the ancient local red coral trade. Corallium rubrum, some of the highest quality and perhaps most endangered coral of the Mediterranean, has been harvested around Alghero for centuries and has been an important artistic… Read More coral museum in alghero sardegna and testing for true coral

lapis lazuli “magia del blu” @ museo degli argenti – pitti palace

Lapis Lazzuli: Magia del Blu June 9 – October 11, 2015 Museo degli Argenti – Palazzo Pitti, Florence Since antiquity, lapis lazuli has historically been a highly regarded rare and regal semi-precious stone imported from Asia and utilized for it’s beautiful blue hue in art objects (jewelry, carvings, boxes, mosaics, ornaments, vases) and for paint… Read More lapis lazuli “magia del blu” @ museo degli argenti – pitti palace

art925 white garage installation for florence design week

Last Thursday, for Florence Design Week in collaboration with Creative People in Florence, The White Garage in Via Guelfa 114r (Florence, Italy) presented a one-night exhibition Creative Cities of international artists working in Florence featuring: Jeanne-Isabelle Cornière – Anna Rose – Emanuele Baciocchi – Silvia Noferi – Marika Marchese – Margherita Verdi – Meri Iacchi… Read More art925 white garage installation for florence design week

art925 exhibiting in 2 spaces for florence design week

The White Garage  Thursday May 28th, 6-9pm Via Guelfa 114r Creative Cities exhibition of international artists working in Florence meet the artists/designers with cocktail reception. Artists: Jeanne-Isabelle Cornière – Anna Rose – Emanuele Baciocchi – Silvia Noferi – Marika Marchese – Margherita Verdi – Meri Iacchi – Marzia Cellerini – Naomi Muirhead *Open only on May 28th Sara Amrhein Firenze  Saturday May 30th, 7-9pm Via di Mezzo 6 Rebels & Roses store… Read More art925 exhibiting in 2 spaces for florence design week

selected works by SACI fine art & design faculty

SACI faculty exhibition through May 20, 2015 To celebrate SACI’s 40th Anniversary, the SACI Gallery is exhibiting selected works by SACI instructors in the areas of Painting, Ceramics, Sculpture, and Design. Works by some SACI instructors come from outside their course media, proving a grounded approach to interdisciplinary interests and instruction in their fields while… Read More selected works by SACI fine art & design faculty