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The Ribalta - Lights on Craft made in Italy, from November to 22 22 2013 December

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The Ribalta - Lights on Craft made in Italy, from November to 22 22 2013 December it has been modified: 2013-11-18 di socialdesign magazine


Valuing the Italian traditions, ancient crafts but also the innovative drive design and 'creative crafts. These are the goals of the fair THE LIMELIGHT - Lights on Craft made in Italy that from November to 22 22 2013 December, percinque weekend, give you the opportunity to artisans, designers and artists of manual presenting and selling their creations in Milan, in the picturesque setting of the popular Navigli Porta Genova citizens, the symbolic place of Milan nightlife but also beating heart of Milan's artistic and cultural.

Inside an old railway warehouse dating back to the late nineteenth And that retains the charm and the witness of our commercial history, thetradition mixes with the innovation: Exhibition spaces that meet the needs of the artisans, enriched by unique furnishings and details, Explains the head of logistics and equipment, Gianni Gobat: «We want to give the opportunity for exhibitors to showcase their products in a comfortable but functional, Making the most of its articles. The idea is to create a show / event, not just a fair market».

Like-minded Daniele Legnani, Creator of the project along with five other seasoned entrepreneurs, Each with a different experience in the commercial and exhibition: «In a time of crisis like this we want revive what makes us unique in the world: crafts. We do this by giving the opportunity to the creators of art to be known in a place frequented, in Christmas timecharacterized by the desire to make purchases. In addition, we enrich the manifestation of initiatives, workshops and meetings for large and small, To discover and rediscover this reality. The findings are already excellent, signal that an initiative of this kind was long overdue».

Ceramic artists, expert wool, fabrics and workmanship to the frame, and the masters of wood carving and many creative people who can give new life to waste materials: several accessions to the event which will offer every weekend rotation of exhibitors, To allow the public an ever new, quality. This way will be hundreds artisans who will go on stage, under the lights of LIMELIGHT.

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The Ribalta - Lights on Craft made in Italy

22 22 from November to December

Friday 14-23
Saturday 10-23
Sunday 10-18

Admission € 5 - refundable against a minimum purchase of € 30

The Ribalta - Lights on Craft made in Italy is a project born in 2013 thanks to Daniel Legnani, in agreement with five other entrepreneurs who have decided to deal with the crisis by investing all resources for an initiative to promote and enhance the craftsmanship and creativity exclusively Italian.

All info and updates can be found at or on the facebook page The Ribalta - Lights on Craft made in Italy.

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