Official partner of Homo Faber 2022, Atelier Aperti narrates the 1600 years of Venice through the hands of our artisans. Let’s discover together the creativity and the talents that make Venice unique.
Venezia da Vivere celebrates the 1600th anniversary of Venice with Atelier Aperti, a journey to discover art and craftsmanship in Venice, both in person and online, from April 12 to 30, 2022, partnering with the major international event, promoter of contemporary artisan talent, Homo Faber: Crafting a more human future in the Living Treasures of Europe and Japan edition.
Homo Faber is a project organized by the Michelangelo Foundation in partnership with Fondazione Cini, Fondazione Cologni dei Mestieri d’Arte, Japan Foundation and Fondation Bettencourt Schueller, on the island of San Giorgio from April 10 to May 1, 2022.
Atelier Aperti narrates about the hands of Venetian craftsmen in tribute to the 1600 years of Venice: the precious hands that have built the greatness of the Serenissima, the hands of tailors, goldsmiths, impiraresse, remeri, typographers, carpenters, paper artists, decorators, glassmakers, milliners.
Creativity workshops to share the know-how of artisans with the community, and to make Venice known as a productive, sustainable, and contemporary city.
The ateliers and workshops of Venetian artisans open to the public. Let’s discover them together with free events and walks, in person and live on Instagram, in the company of Venice Fashion Week photographers and IgersVenezia instagrammers.
The program will be online soon.
Follow Atelier Aperti Digital on Instagram at @veneziadavivere and @igersvenezia to learn about Venetian talent and places of creativity. Use the hashtag #AtelierAperti to participate in the story on Instagram together with Venezia da Vivere.
Atelier Aperti is part of the celebrations for the 1600 years of Venice and it is a partner of Homo Faber.
Participation is free. Registration is required, by writing to firstname.lastname@example.org. Appointment information, place, and times will be sent to all participants via email.
Venice, April 12 – 30, 2022
Atelier Aperti is a free event with advance mandatory booking, partner of Homo Faber In Città 2022.
All the measures indicated by the national health authority for the safety of the public will be respected and therefore the number of places for the events is limited.
The reservation constitutes a nominal admission ticket, and it will be valid only for the event, day, and time for which it was requested. The name on the ticket can be substituted, subject to prior notification by email.
Participants consent and authorize the organisers to take photos and / or audio and video with Creative Commons license NC.
Should there be any changes in the programming, to comply with the indications on the containment of the spread of Covid-19, participants will be notified by email and on the social channels of Venezia da Vivere and Venice Fashion Week.
In case of impossibility to participate, it is necessary to notify in advance by email, to give the possibility to other people to participate.Cover photo by Daniela Levera.
All photos are by Settimo Cannatella and Marta Formentello for Venice Fashion Week. Paperoowl photo is by Marco Paris.