Our brand new textile laboratory will finally open with a very special open-door weekend on November 9th, 10th, 11th with talks, workshops, music and food.
Take this chance to come visit us in the industrial city of Prato.
Participate in one of our workshops:
This would not be possible without the 50.000 Euro prize money we received from Fondazione Unipolis, for winning culturability in 2017.
It would also be impossible without our sponsors GROHE, ewo, Epson, Siser, Italsteel SRL, Studio Auriga, Tenuta di Artimino, Tessitura Ubertino, Neon Prato, Artemide, Ventex Tessuti a Stock, Industria Italiana Filati Spa, Cofil, Filpucci spa.
And the local design and textile schools that support us IED, Itis Tullio Buzzi,
Saturday November 10th
10.30 am to 1.00 pm Workshop Oggetti stra-ordinari
2.00 pm – 5.00 pm Workshop Shibori with natural colors
2.00 pm – 6.00 pm Workshop Elektroknitting
7.00 pm INAUGURATION of the Lab, and of the Luca Vanello exhibition
9.00 pm Sound performance by Andrea Borghi
Sunday November 11th
10.00 am – 6.00 pm Professional screen printing on fabric
3.00 pm – 6.00 pm weaving workshop