Handicraft in Lazio region: interview to the goldsmith Cristiana Perali

Lazio region has a unique cultural and historical heritage. Even the handicraft is an important resource that has its origins from the Etruscans. In Rome you can see traces of this ancient tradition in the street names of the oldest neighborhoods of the city, such as carpenters and blacksmiths streets. Other traditional handicraft area is Ciociaria, […]

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The “fuseruola”: pledge of love of Umbria region handicraft, interview to Anna Barola

An object of handicraft to  declare one’s love. The handicraft in the Umbria region has a thousand-year tradition. Since the Middle Ages in the Umbria region  artisans workshops were set up all around villages, mainly near churches and castles, some of which are still open today. Artisans are still producing  ceramics , wrought iron, wood, textiles, […]

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Chiara De Filippis: classical and contemporary in unique jewellery

The creations of Chiara De Filippis, hailing from Rome and living in Florence, have essential, simple and refined forms. You can only be pleasantly surprised by the necklaces, rings and bracelets, mostly in gold and silver, made by this artist. When we interviewed her, we found out that an important inspiration for her work has been a trip to Mexico, […]

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