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Alchimia a contemporary jewellery school in Florence seeks to teach students to express their creativity through contemporary jewellery, developing high-quality technical and theoretical skills. By adopting the technological developments of our time and the most experimental cultural trends, Alchimia encourages its students to enhance their...

Long ago in 2015 the presidents of Colombia and France decided to establish a year to celebrate the two countries. The first half of the year was dedicated to France in Colombia and the second half dedicated to Colombia in France. All of it is...

OMG Florence intervista Lucia Massei, direttrice della scuola di gioielleria contemporanea Alchimia, fondata a Firenze nel 1998 e situata nel cuore del quartiere di San Frediano. OMG Florence interviews Lucia Massei, director of contemporary jewelry school Alchimia, located in the heart of the San Frediano district. OhMyGodFlorence:...

Francesca è nata ad Arezzo, è architetto professionista e si occupa anche di diritti dei lavoratori autonomi. Prima dell’università ha fatto studi di lettere e musica. Dopo il primo periodo di sperimentazione la gestione, l’amministrazione e la comunicazione sono passate sulle sue spalle. In questo...

OMGF: Florence is a long way from California. How did you get here and were there any stops in between? Sara Amrhein: Yes, Florence is indeed a long way from California! 17 years ago I came on a study abroad program through my university. I’ve...

After receiving gorgeous printed materials in the mailbox, we then pulled some books off of our shelves and dusted them off to contemplate just how much goes into making them: paper weight, grain, color, size, composition, typeface cut, embossing, laser, applications, and so forth. We...

This week we are exploring our roots and looking West back to our native hemisphere and South America. We are exploring the inspiring world around us and here we come to Cecilia Paredes. When we first saw Paredes work it was her photo performance that caught...

In our search for inspiration around the globe, we visited the Museo del Oro, in Bogota, Colombia. The museum's permanent exhibition features the history and symbolism of goldsmithing and metal work in the pre columbine societies, a topic highly relevant to our new project in...

We are running to catch up this week. We put aside business-as- usual (as we are prone to do) to participate in one of Florence's most surprising events: the symposium/exhibition FROM GALILEO TO MARS - RENAISSANCE OF THE ARTSCIENCES. The event was held between The...