The Arte Laguna Prize pioneered in creating collaborations between the business and the art world, since 2007 it has created a special prize format called Business for Art. Every year it offers a series of collaborations with Made in Italy companies with the aim of connecting creativity with craftsmanship.
Below there are some examples of the beautiful projects realized.
Manifattura Zanetto - 2018
Artist: RICCARDO ERATA - Cremona, Italy
The young Cremonese presented a vase with a harmonious design and delicate lines. In fact, the object reflects the principles with which the laboratory of high craftsmanship was born: "Balance is our measure: mirrored, postponed and transfigured by the light of metal, light that we like to think as a gift enclosed in every object that comes out of the our forge."
Rima Sofa & Beds - 2017
Artist: KEMIKAL COMUNICAZIONE - Vicenza, Italy
Title: Per raccontare un sogno bisogna viverlo
Creative proposal for the enhancement of the company and its products. The idea presented is based on the slogan “To tell a dream you have to live it” and on this the new advertising campaign of the company is designed.
Papillover - 2017
Artist: PHILIP COLBERT - Perth, United Kingdom
Collaboration with designers, artists and creatives to create new textures and shapes for a new interpretation of the papillon product, in order to create a prototype for a Limited Edition branded Papillover.
Eurosystem - 2017
Artist: FABIO TABACCHI - Prague, Czech Republic
Creation of a video dedicated to the theme Art and Technology with the aim of creating a tool that enhances the relationship between two worlds that are getting closer and that can bring added value to the company brand.
Deglupta - 2016/17
Artists: AALIYAH NAVRAS - Krasnik, Poland
JANUARIO JANO - Luanda, Angola
Creation of new bags using leathers painted by the artist and then hand-sewn by craftsmen. The results of this collaboration are one-off pieces completely Made in Italy that become part of Deglupta’s spring-summer 2017 collection.
Riva 1920 - 2016/15/14
Artists: MASSIMILIANO MAGRINI - Senigallia, Italy
MICHELE ARCARESE e PIERRE BUSNELLI - Rome, Italy
GIAN GIACOMO BORIN - Venice, Italy
Titles: Bricco-Garden, Bri.Pop, Brico Light Design projects that give new life to briccola wood and enhance its materiality, after their realization are presented at the Salone del Mobile in Milan at the Riva 1920 booth.
Pas De Rouge - 2015
Artist: STUDIO LOOP - Bologna, Italy
Multimedia and interactive installation that enhances the slogan of Pas de Rouge’s products “The soft Appeal”. The installation is applicable on shop’s walls or windows and its purpose is the promotion of the company’s products by highlighting their dinstinctive features.
La Tordera - 2015
Artist: DANIELE MISANI - Monza Brianza, Italy
Title: Le Coordinate Spaziali
Creating a new label for a line of limited edition wines. The chosen work expresses the artistic vision and sensorial theme “Natural Balance - feed the planet” of the company. Presented at Vinitaly and Expo 2015.
Tenuta Sant'Anna di Genagricola - 2010
Artist: ROTEM RESHEF - Israele
Title: Bloom e Wonder Tree
The artist’s paintings became labels for the high quality line of wine of the company Tenuta Sant’Anna di Genagricola. Presented and exhibited at Vinitaly 2010.
Capodopera - 2007
Artist: ANNALÙ - Treviso, Italy
Title: E pluribus unum
Works made of resin, paper and cement become the components for the production of furniture in a limited edition.
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