Presentation of the book
“Wax & Co. Anthology of printed fabrics of Africa”
Fri 03 July 2020
Headquarters Vicini d’Istanti – Via San Mamolo 139, Bologna
Anne Grosfilley’s book “Wax & Co.” traces the history of wax as a fabric of encounter between the cultures of Asia, Europe and Africa: starting from the inspiration of the Indonesian batik is worked and produced in England and the Netherlands and then reached Africa; a historical anthology with an anthropological view, with beautiful photos that emphasize the value of the mixture inherent in this fabric.
Mark on the agenda Friday, July 3rd: the anthropologist Anne Grosfilley, author of the book, will be with us to tell about her studies and her discoveries on African waxes, unmissable!
Rivestiti – Fair Trade And Solidarity Festival
Sat 04 July 2020 – Sun 05 July 2020
Palazzo Re Enzo – Piazza del Nettuno, Bologna
Rivestiti, Festival of Fair Trade and Solidarity Economy presented by Terra Equa, is a free entry event held in the beautiful historical setting of Palazzo Re Enzo. The program, entirely dedicated to ethical and sustainable fashion, is promoted and implemented by the 13 fair and solidarity trade organizations of Emilia Romagna, with the contribution of the ER Region (L.R. 26/2009).
Saturday 04 July at 15.30 in the courtyard of Palazzo Re Enzo Vicini d’Istanti presents the new Collection “Ribirth” Summer 2020!
Capsula – the Design Market of the Serre
Sat 5 Sept 2020 – Sun 6 Sept 2020
Serre of the Margherita Gardens – Via Castiglione 134, Bologna
Capsula is the Design Market of the Serre, during which designers from all over Italy color the beautiful setting of the greenhouses of the Margherita Gardens in Bologna. Capsula is part of Kilowatt Summer, the festival of music, cinema, literature, art, workshops, activities for children now in its sixth edition and curated by Kilowatt within the regenerated space of the Serre.
We look forward to you in september with our colorful home products!