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LABORATORIO
FIRENZE
ART, MOOD & CRAFT

Developing talent

A multidisciplinary space in which to develop your artistic career professionally, in the different traditional disciplines of textile printing, Silk-screening, analogue photography, fashion, jewellery, pictorial art and book art.

We want you to learn about the culture and the traditional techniques applied to innovation.

Our students and their works

Our Laboratories

Laboratorio Firenze aims to revive the tradition of applied arts that is so relevant in the history of Florence.

Each laboratory corresponds to a structured program level that starts from the exploration of ideas, concepts, projects and experiments with techniques that will enhance your CV.

It is possible to earn university credits through participation in our laboratories.

Laboratorio Firenze collaborates with leading American universities as well as fashion and art schools.

SERIGRAPHY

These Laboratories explore the practical applications of the printing and design process in fashion and how they can be applied to actual product development.

 


Textile Design laboratories include:

Silk-Screening | Batik and Colouring | Shibori and Dyeing | Other Printing Techniques – 2 Day Workshop |

 

 

TEXTILE PRINTING

These Laboratories explore the practical applications of the printing and design process in fashion and how they can be applied to actual product development.

 


Textile Design laboratories include:

Silk-Screening | Batik and Colouring | Shibori and Dyeing | Other Printing Techniques – 2 Day Workshop |

 

FASHION

These laboratories are aimed at all those interested in the world of textiles applied to fashion, seen as artistic expression.


Fashion laboratories include:

Fashion Laboratories | The Art of Geometric Fashion Design on the Stand | The Art of Conceptual and Surrealism Fashion Design on the Stand | Basic and Experimental Pattern-Making | Sewing & Tailoring | History of Fashion | Freehand Fashion Illustration

 

JEWELLERY

Perfect for experimentation with all the most commonly used settings in jewellery making. This course is aimed at the acquisition of knowledge on the use of tools and stones with the various methods and setting types. Precision and attention-to-detail are first and foremost the skills a jeweller must possess.


Jewellery laboratories include:

Goldsmith Laboratories | Laboratory I and II | 3D/CAD Jewellery Design | Wax modelling and micro-casting | Fretwork | Engraving | Chiselling and embossing | Enamelling | Gemmology | History of Jewellery Laboratory |

ANALOG PHOTOGRAPHY

Students will carry out practical work on the process of developing black and white films, from the preparation of chemicals to darkroom printing on photographic paper.


Photography laboratories include:

1 year coursecyanotype: Experimental printing technique | Introduction | Experimental techniques |

ART

Art

In these laboratories, participants acquire the necessary skills for the development of paintings, drawings, as well as artist books.


Art laboratories include:

Renaissance Painting Techniques | Art Books | Veiled beauty: the art of representing drapery |

Online Courses

These online courses have been developed to give you the freedom to realize your projects from home or wherever you may choose.

Flash Laboratories

Don’t miss our Flash Laboratories. The opportunity you were looking for to complement your training.

GRAFFITI POP WITH SKIM

In this workshop with Skim we enter the world of Skim creating a work with the artist.


You will learn the technique of pop graffiti or harmonic kaos, a perfect mix between paint and spray.

The main concept of this workshop is to revisit the icons of Pop art, music and cinema in a modern way.

Tutors

Motivated by the knowledge of our respective professions, we are a group of artists who have created a wonderful space where every artisan technique can be transformed into art.

Each student is closely supervised by his or her tutor, from the very start of the course until the completion of their work or project.

Under the tutor’s guidance, students are encouraged to explore their creativity in a unique historical context like Florence, cradle of the Renaissance.

WE ARE:

Textile Designers
Print-makers
Fashion Designers
Goldsmiths
Jewellery Designers
Visual Artists

Florence, Tuscany and our Laboratorio

On a global level, Florence represents a unique historical model: here concentrated in a small urban space are the most important artistic and architectural works of one of the most fascinating moments in human history, the Renaissance.

Study in the heart of Florence!

Being able to study and practice the “art of craftsmanship” in a similar context with Laboratorio Firenze, means opening the doors to a future full of creativity.

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