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Uffizi’s director Eike Schmidt at LABA

The title of the meeting is: “Transforming a large museum, to what future?”. The art historian will be a special guest of the Laba on next Thursday 15 of March. LABA‘s students will talk about the management and enhancement of museums through the experience of the Uffizi and cultural promotion strategies. A precious opportunity for training and exchange […]

2017 Fashion Show Ègo

The Obihall in Florence was the set of 2017 Fashion Show. In front of hundreds of people, 120 dresses made entirely by third year students of the Fashion-Design address were presented. Students were coordinated by teacher Orazio Lo Presti, artistic director of the fashion show and Cristina Cacioli, Fashion Design Course coordinator. The topic chosen […]

Salvatore Ferragamo Museum in Florence

Museo Salvatore Ferragamo was born in 1995. Through the Museum the world knew the artistic qualities of Salvatore Ferragamo and the role it has played in the history not only of the shoes but also of international fashion. The Museum has seven rooms: there is the exhibition of the permanent collection, with the vast historical archive […]

Museo degli Innocenti: new opening in Florence

Museo degli Innocenti is arguably one of the oldest residential institutions for children. Where stories of abandoned children living next to works by Ghirlandaio. It’s a newly designed Museum that foreshadows the possibility of living spaces with multimedia courses storytelling the activities and history of the institute. Access to the Museum takes place from Piazza Santissima […]

Terracomunica: LABA students exhibition in Gubbio

  In Gubbio at the exhibition spaces “Taverne dei Capitani” was held a group exhibition of LABA students. Photography becomes the technical and creative means to communicate the sustainability of the land and territories within the Terracomunica Festival 2016 project. Raising awareness to the territory understood as a common good. Photographs are concerning history, tradition, folklore, passion […]

LABA participates at Florence Design School with Ontickpaper

Today begins the Florence Design Week 2016. The appointment is in Florence from 15 to 19 June, coinciding with Pitti Immagine. The new edition of the international festival of Life Style, with the theme “United”, proposes a week full of collective dimension of design, art, crafts and creativity, in pop style. The LABA actively participates […]

Artemide reward three LABA students

Artemide, world leader in the lighting industry, has chosen the project of students: Eleonora Vanni, Sofía Cataldo, Eleonora Sacchi that have developed a team concept. Pragma is a lighting system that combines two scenarios: light as sensory expression, and the relationship between man, light and space. The main objective of the project was to make it possible to […]

Shooting at Rodo Hotel

First year Fashion Design students did a shooting in one of the most exclusive terraces in Florence. From Rodo Hotel point of view is possible to take picture of Duomo Bell Tower background.  

60 Artists: Geografie di Confine

Stared today the event Geografie di Confine at Villa Pecori Giraldi that will remain opened till next June 5. More than 60 Artists involved from various nations, a big collective that hosts painting, sculpture, photography, fashion, video, design works to explore real and theoretical geographies through artistic creativity.