“FLORENCE JEWELLERY WEEK” 2015 Workshop

Xavier Monclùs and Philip Sajet 31 may, 1-2 june Among the activities of the week, LAO – Le Arti Orafe organized two workshop with the artists Xavier Monclús and Philip Sajet. XAVIER MONCLUS, “Objet trouvé” Intuitive, lively and playful work and a process of formal thinking creating jewellery out of daily life images and small […]

Mostra di fine anno 2022

Giovedì 30 giugno 2022 dalle ore 19 LAO apre le aule e laboratori al pubblico in occasione della mostra di fine anno scolastico 2022. Sono esposti i lavori delle sezioni di oreficeria, disegno del gioiello, CAD e stampa 3D, incisione, incassatura, smalti, lavorazione della cera, microfusione. In mostra anche le fotografie realizzate grazie a un […]

EXTENSION OF DEADLINE PREZIOSA YOUNG 2021.

Extension of deadline for PREZIOSA YOUNG 2021. We receive many requests from people who fail to complete the registration process by November 15th. We have therefore decided to extend the deadline to November 30th. Anyone who has difficulty uploading files can send an email to info@artiorafe.it. https://www.preziosa.org   The selection is based on: The quality […]

PREZIOSA YOUNG 2020 – WINNERS

PREZIOSA YOUNG 2020 ….. and the winners are……….   Elwy Schutten, from Netherlands Chia-Hsien Lin, from Taiwan Zihan Yang, from China Marie Masson, from France Jess Tolbert, from USA Rachael Colley, from United Kingdom Dongyi Wu, from China   OUR COMPLIMENTS !!   For PREZIOSA YOUNG 2020 we received about 150 applications from all over […]

PREZIOSA YOUNG 2019 IN PARIS

From July 11 to 28, the Robert Mazlo endowment fund for art and contemporary art jewellery,  Le Arti Orafe jewellery school and Arketip  invite you  to discover the works of the three winners of the  2019 Preziosa Young award.   Exhibition July 11 > 28, 2019. Tuesday to Friday 14:00 – 19:00. Saturday 11:00 – […]

PREZIOSA YOUNG EXHIBITION 2019, JUNE 27

The exhibition of the three artists selected for the international contest PREZIOSA YOUNG 2019, Yajie Hu, Koen Jacobs, Jong Seok Lim, was inaugurated on June 27 at 6 pm in the CARTAVETRA Gallery, in Florence.   It was a great public success, with visitors coming even from far away, and this made us very happy. […]

2019 DEGREE SHOW, JUNE 27

Thursday, June 27 starting at 7 pm, in the premises and courtyards of the school we organized the exhibition and the closing party of the 34th LAO school year. A wonderful opportunity to take stock of a year, meet new and old friends, give us a date in October for the start of the new […]

LAO 2019-2020 Scholarships awarded

Every year LAO awards many scholarships, covering the total fee of the courses, or 50% of the amount. Part of the scholarships are reserved for Italian students, while others are intended for foreign candidates. For the 2019-2020 school year, we received many requests and it was not easy to choose among so many motivated participants. […]

Brooches are Bridges with Tasso Mattar

They hold together, connect, link, merge as well as they control, check and supervise. We play with the image on different levels: In a technical, and philosophical way. Bridges are the result of human efforts to relate and connect two topographic locations permanently said Georg Simmel in “Bridge and Door”. I would like to include […]

Granulation workshop with David Loepp

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Granulation – An intensive course on the craft of ancient joining techniques The goal of the workshop is to teach the basic skills of ancient joining techniques and the strategies used to make artistic artefacts in the past with an eye on using these skills to design and fabricate contemporary objects. While the technique of […]