From the Premio Ramponi to the Premio Talent Network Ramponi, the forge of creativity never ceases to amaze. And to reinvent. Already the Ramponi Award, founded by Alfredo Ramponi, CEO of the international leader in the production of synthetic stones, studs and strass with thirty patents, in collaboration with the international fashion platform White Show, opened the doors to a creative patronage that is now evolving into a new cultural project. The Talent Network Premio Ramponi, in fact.
WHITE SHOW: at Via Tortona, from 17 to 19 June, the international prestige fashion showcase is ready to light up the lights and to welcome brands known as young designers. Careful furnishings up to the last detail, contemporary exhibitions, installations that have as their protagonists the unique pieces, children of a fashion system that is constantly revolving. The last word? It is always in the vanguard.
Pitti Uomo 92 … ciak turns! From Tuesday 13 to Friday, June 16, the Fortezza da Basso of Florence will become the international platform of men’s clothing and accessories collections. And in the Temple of Trends, certainly the perfume will not fail. Macroscopic, colorful, contagious with wonder: the ideas bloom, the creations flourish. BOOM, PITTI BLOOMS is the concept for the summer salon 2017 Pitti Immagine, curated by lifestyler Sergio Colantuoni.
WHO IS ON NEXT? UOMO 2017 : fashion meets talents. Bad Deal, Magliano, Matteolamandini, Milano 140, Omar, Selfmade by Gianfranco Villegas. Here are the finalists of WHO IS ON NEXT? UOMO 2017, a scouting project aimed at researching new talents in men’s fashions made in Italy, organized by Fondazione Pitti Immagine Discovery and promoted by Pitti Immagine Uomo in collaboration with Altaroma and L’Uomo Vogue.
Ottica iSee: a store of great … views. Imagine you a young team always hunting for the latest news, an innovative space inhabited by sophisticated eyewear frames, constantly eager customers of the right piece and … an idea, or rather a vision you’ve made it. This is Ottica iSee, this is looking to the future. And if a detail makes the difference, even more the glasses. But Ottica iSee is not just fashion.
International Woolmark Prize 2017 : the well-known contest dedicated to new in the industry, organized by The Woolmark Company, now becomes even more precious. An increase in prize money for winners of the Menswear and Womenswear categories at 200,000 Australian dollars and a major prize-giving award, the Innovation Award. This title is intended not only to the designer who will originally develop a Merino woolen fabric, that will receive 100,000 Australian dollars, in addition to the opportunity for business development, but also to the textile company involved in designing, sustaining and promoting through the global network of The Woolmark Company.
Among the 65 candidates from the six regions (Austria, Asia, Europe, British Isles, Middle East and United States) to represent Made in Italy will be Miao Ran and Nicola Brognano. Young but already excellence in the fashion system. Miao Ran, born in China and moved to Italy in 2008, after a master’s degree in Fashion Design at Naba, a job in the jewellery industry and then in the scenography collaborating with Bob Wilson, is selected by Vogue Italia as Who’s On Next’s finalist? 2015. After a year his first men’s collection fashion show at the Teatro Armani, volumes that look much to its East.
Different origins and paths are those that have marked Nicola Brognano: calabrese, who has been specializing in Fashion Design at the Istituto Marangoni in Milan, has already worked with Giambattista Valli and Dolce&Gabbana, and then launches his brand in 2015. Winner of Who Is On Next? 2016 and The Next Talents 2017, he stands out for a style that lives in contrasts, ranging from hyper-femininity to sporty chìc. International Woolmark Prize 2017: an investment that looks to the future, a prize that looks at talent.
Credits Photo: S.Dragone- G.Palma / L.Sorrentino/ Brognano/Miao Ran
The Creative Spot : storytelling goes into … shop! A pop-up store featuring creativity where design and fashion follow in a talented tales. In the heart of Fidenza Village from April to December 2017 The Creative Spot will be featured with innovative pieces and sophisticated collections.
PREZIOSA 2017: Florence Jewellery Week. Lovers of jewel, and not only … Florence calls! From May 24 to 28 2017, the most precious week that is there, it returns to “jewel” the district of the Oltrarno, between the lungarni and the historic Piazza Santo Spirito.
Eunique ? Applied Arts, fashion, design: in Germany, with its ninth edition, from 19 to 21 May, Karlsruhe International Fair returns. Selected through a selection that aims to maintain high quality, the 350 exhibitors, including art galleries, ateliers, arts academies, and emerging designers, will show and sell truly unique pieces.
Wo/Man Italian Style : shop event, top event! In the fashion quadrilateral, there is air of … novelty! On May 27th and 28th, from 11.00 to 24.00 on Saturday and from 11.00 to 20.00 on Sunday, in the exclusive atmosphere of Atelier Corso Como 5, the focus is on the young, excellent reality.
“ Creativity Contest – The Posing Jewel ”. After the great success of the first edition, Creativity Oggetti, back to launch the international biennial competition reserved for jewelers designers and professional artists. From May 13 to June 30 you will be able to visit the exhibition ” Creativity Contest – The Posing Jewel ” at Creativity Oggetti Via Carlo Alberto 40 / f Turin.
International Handicrafts Trade Fair, from April 22 to May 1, in Fortezza da Basso. Once again at the 81st edition, the most handmade fair that exists, will also host the Tuscan capital this year with a series of numerous and preventable events.
Mini Essenza Capsule by Damai. It’s a cool and glamorous line, the Mini essenza Capsule by Damai dedicated to Mini Bags and enriched with new colors and leather. Always attentive to the quality and workmanship Made in Italy, the Florentine brand combines a rigorous design with the concept of customization, even in the mini version.
Zamp Black Office. Everything is ready for the inauguration of a project that goes beyond the normal store, a 360 degree experience for those who do not follow a fashion but lives streetwear culture. A meeting point for fashion, beauty, interior design, food & beverage and lovers.
Lottozero / textile laboratories. Two sisters, an inherited food store, and the desire to rediscover architects of their own future. Combine the punctuality of an economist to the irreproachability of a designer and … is the game done? Not exactly. But from that questioning point, from the continuing questions about who and what they want to be and the unused space, Tessa and Arianna Moroder have created Lottozero / textile laboratories.
Salone del Mobile 2017. From “Meneghina” capital to the capital of design. So Milan April 4 to 9 gets ready to host, in traditional site of Fiera Rho, the event of the year. Came to the 56th edition, a key event for industry insiders but also attraction for less connoisseurs, the Salone del Mobile will turn on the creativity of the Lombard capital.
Lazio Creativo: ended yesterday with the presentation of the second volume, the contest 100 STORIE DI CREATIVITÀ dedicated to the talents of the Lazio region. An opportunity which was signed by hundreds of young people eager to be selected to become one of the protagonists of the book “ Lazio Creativo 2017 – 100 Storie di creatività del Lazio”, an exclusive publication that recounts the top 100 creative under 35 in the region, their stories and their projects.
Esxence: The Scent of Excellence. The Artistic Perfumery and luxury cosmetics return to the scene, protagonists of the 9th edition of Esxence, 23 to 26 March 2017, in the exhibition spaces of The Mall, near Porta Nuova.