From 14 to 30 September 2018, The Michelangelo Foundation will host the “Homo Faber”, a supreme and fabulous showcase of the finest European craftsmanship at the Fondazione Giorgio Cini on San Giorgio Maggiore Island in Venice, Italy.
Venice was chosen for this exhibition because it is a bastion of culture and a place of unequaled beauty and because nowadays, this Italian city has always been a European hub for exchange and connection internationally.
Luxury furniture is along arts and crafts and many pieces of furniture such as console tables benefit from such events to revive talents and improve the modern interior design industry. The main goal of this showcase is showcasing what human beings can do better than machines. The exclusive event is regarded as the major cultural exhibition dedicated to European craftsmanship and exclusive design.
An interior design is richer when it has pieces of craftsmanship, as contemporary console tables that improve and makes your living room furniture even more beautiful, glamorous and unique. Homo Faber is the right place to get inspired!
Portugal will be one of the featured countries in the world. Boca do Lobo is one brand in particular that will be representing the country’s legacy with two highly curated pieces that two of the most stunning and ancient arts of Portugal: Azulejos and the Art of Filigree. The Design & Craftsmanship Foundation, the most recent Portuguese institution to honor and promote the excellence of craftsmanship, is proud to announce the participation at the Homo Faber event, through craftsmanship techniques by Boca do Lobo.
Homo Faber is an expression that was first coined during the Renaissance and it captures and celebrates the infinite creativity of human beings. The exhibit will provide a panoramic view of European fine craftsmanship to inspire furniture design, living room furniture, and home décor.
Inspirations and craftsmanship techniques for contemporary console tables can be discovered in Homo Faber, so don’t lose this great opportunity to see and learn with some real and great masters of the art.