Entries by Laba

François Burkhardt at LABA

The next Thursday, March 30 in the auditorium of LABA at 10.00, the famous theoretician and critic of architecture and design François Burkhardt will be welcome guest of excellence! François Burkhardt was director of several important European cultural institutions including the Kunsthaus Hamburg, the IDZ Berlin and the CCI of the Centre Georges Pompidou in Paris. He directed […]

Remo Salvadori at LABA

The series of interesting meetings with famous contemporary artists and professionals of the art industry is continuing. Remo Salvadori is coming at LABA . The appointment is in the aula magna, is for next Tuesday, March 28th. “The artist’s career began in Florence, where he studied at the Academy of Fine Arts and later develops and […]

The director of the Museum Venturino Venturi at LABA

The director of the Museum Venturino Venturi today at LABA. Lucia Fiaschi, will speak today at the lesson of Art History professor Luca Macchi, outlining the contours of a man who knew how to weave friendship relations with other greats of his time: the painter Ottone Rosai to the poet Eugenio Montale, up to young writers […]

Collaboration with Margi has started

Was held in the Academy the first round of the seminar that will allow about 30 students enrolled in the third year of Design, to develop some prototypes, interpreting in a personal way the ideas suggested by Gianni Giunti, sales manager at Margi. Gianni Giunti has in fact met the boys, telling the philosophy that […]

LABA is now provided with a 3D printer

LABA is now provided with a 3D printer! A useful and indispensable tool for the production of products prototypes. The LABA 3D printer can use different types of material. We have always believed in the opportunity to combine creativity with the tools provided by technology. We therefore decided to encourage the students to achieve their design concept to […]

Collaboration between LABA & Martinelli Luce: Successful projects

  Giulia Di Tommaso (1st place), Ginevra Abbandonati (2nd place), Nora Ciaccariello (3rd place) and Simone Pannoni (4th place): are the winners chosen by Martinelli Luce. At the end of the contest, experience and professionalism of the company specialized for over 50 years in the production of lamps and lighting systems, were led to the […]

Fondazione Ferragamo and Alessi Museum inaugurating: “The origins of Design”

Foundation Ferragamo and Alessi Museum inaugurated, this week, the fourth edition of the seminar “The Design Origins: a journey in the heritage of the great Italian companies”: a series of meetings dedicated to design, communication, photography and fashion, organized by LABA of Florence under the patronage of Museimpresa. The project, which receives every year great […]

MERCANTIA 2014 – REPORTAGE LABA

 Students of the Photography course of the LABA coordinated by prof. M. Agus, will document MERCANTIA 2014  International Festival of Street theatre which will take place to Certaldo from July the 16th to the 20th 2014.

LETTERE A PONTI

Students of the Laba awarded for the competition “LETTERE A PONTI”. The winning projects will be shown to the Marino Marini Museum in occasion of the exhibtion dedicated to Giò Ponti and the Richard Ginori, from June the 14th 2014.

WIVA GROUP

 Projects realised by 20 students of the LABA (with the coordiantion of prof. Giusto) awarded by Wiva Group Spa, the  Italian leading company  in the lighting sector based in Florence. Wiva has also offered an internship and put the project of a lamp realised by two students of the LABA (Ilaria Valenza and Stefania Sbrolli) […]