The forthcoming 28th exhibition of ARTIGIANATO E PALAZZO botteghe artigiane e le loro committenze will be held from Friday, September 16 to Sunday, September 18, 2022 – open continuously from 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM. the last edition of which brought together, in the splendid Giardino Corsini in Florence in September 2021, a new selection of representatives of the best in master craftsmanship with major focus on the new generations, concluding with a large number of visitors – notwithstanding the extreme difficulties of the period – and excellent press coverage, also by many different TV and radio shows, both regional and national.
For 27 years, the non-profit cultural association Associazione Culturale Giardino Corsini has been organizing and promoting ARTIGIANATO E PALAZZO and has been committed to promoting and preserving the quality of craft excellence, the value of what is made by hand and the wealth of knowledge and skill that every master craftsperson hands down.
The upcoming 28th edition will also be packed with NOVELTIES:
– OPENING OF PALAZZO CORSINI’S GROUND FLOOR
Same as last year the ground floor of the Palazzo Corsini will be opened to the public. The second entrance on Via Il Prato will also remain opened in addition to the usual one on Via della Scala. Elegant colourful pagodas will be placed in the Renaissance Garden to enable the setting up of outdoor spaces.
– OPEN DAY
An “open day” will be organized on the 2nd of May 2022 at the Corsini Gardens/Palace to give those who wish the opportunity to see the new exhibition spaces. Reservations for the open day will be open in the coming months and communicated via newsletters and on our social channels.
– BLOGS & CRAFTS Europe
The 2022 event will offer a special edition of the competition designed and launched 9 years ago, under the aegis and in cooperation with the World Crafts Council Europe (WCC) in which the selection of young people under 35 and influencers will be extended to all European countries, coordinated by the Council and housed in the large Stables of Palazzo Corsini. The competition will be launched in March.
The Premio Perseo will be awarded to the exhibitor most popular with the public, and the Premio Giorgiana Corsini”, voted by the Promotion Committee, will be awarded for the most beautiful stand, and will consist of a free stand for the 2023 event.
In view of the large numbers of registration requests submitted each year, we reserve the right to assess the applications received within the set date and to communicate acceptance by 25 May, 2022 to the selected craftspeople.
Also this year, we have decided to offer maximum discounts of 10% off the stand hire fee for exhibitors from outside the Tuscany Region to help them with travel costs.
In addition, all artisans under 35 and / or who have participated in a previous edition of Blogs & Crafts will also be entitled to a 10% discount on the rental of the stand.
To participate in ARTIGIANATO E PALAZZO 2022 we ask you to download the registration forms and return them completed to email@example.com by 13 May 2022 together with some images of your work.