Today, exactly one year ago, Maria Cristina Bergesio passed away, a figure who has accompanied the growth of Le Arti Orafe school for many years, helping to make it an internationally recognized educational institution of reference, offering young goldsmiths the tools to develop a critical awareness to be combined with the necessary technical competence, in order to be able to project one’s work towards horizons of artistic research.

In memory of such a pivotal personality in the critical debate on international research jewellery, brilliant art historian, curator and author of authoritative essays and publications dedicated to the field, Le Arti Orafe today announces the issuance of the call for a new scholarship of study intended for those who want to engage in a path focused precisely on contemporary research in the realm of body decoration, necessarily to be titled to Maria Cristina Bergesio.

The procedures for submitting applications for the “Maria Cristina Bergesio”