Preziosa Florence Jewellery Week 2017 has just began: in the afternoon of May 24th we announced with a cerimony the opening of all exhibitions located in the Oltrarno district, in the “Galleria Botticelli”, “Museo Palazzo Coveri” and “Museo Bellini”. Many artists were there as Pernilla Sylwan, from the swedish artistic group LOD, whose exhibiton is curated by Inger Wastberg and is exhibited at Galleria Botticelli. The evening went on at the beautiful Palazzo Coveri to be concluded with the opening cerimony at Museo Bellini together with artists, the organization staff and many guests from institutions and the cultural world. Robert Baines, Arata Fuchi, Sybille Umlauf, Tasso Mattar and Danni Schwaag and the iranian artists curated by Kevin Murray are the exhibitions at Museo Bellini.
We were pleased to have among our visitors the City Councelor at the Economical Development Cecilia Del Re and the Preziosa Young 2017 contest’s winners, Shachar Cohen, Qian Wang e Xiaodai Huang.
Preziosa is started in the best way!
The week will continue with conferences today and tomorrow at ” Sala Capitolare del Chiostro della chiesa di S. Spirito” and it will end on Sunday with the whole day dedicated to the craftsmen exhibitions. Craftsmen exhibitons and workshops will be held in the school venues. Masters and craftsmen of jewellery, goldsmith, stone setting hammering forming and anticlastic forging, stone cutting, basketry, cameos engraving and a gardening lab for children organized by Associazione Paesaggi e Giardini.