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Opening of the exhibition by Poltrona Frau Group

TUESDAY JUNE 11th

6.30 p.m. – Italian Cultural Institute, 814 Montgomery Street, San Francisco

Opening of the exhibition

“Poltrona Frau: 100 years of Italian leathership. Cappellini’s Heroes: Explorers of Design between imagination and reality” by Poltrona Frau Group
A two-part exhibition presenting Poltrona Frau’s work and Cappellini’s celebration of his own design icons. This exhibition explores design between imagination and reality.

Making In Italy - Making In Usa

SATURDAY JUNE 22nd

11.00 a.m. – Academy of Art University – The Cannery, 2801 Leavenworth Street, San Francisco

Private opening for guests only of
“MAKING IN ITALY – MAKING IN USA”. Artisanship, Technology and Design. Innovating with Beauty Project by Giannino Bassetti Foundation 
and “The New Italian Design” Exhibition by Triennale Design Museum of Milan

From Taylorism to Tailor Made

SATURDAY JUNE 22nd

2:00-4:30 p.m. – Academy of Art University – The Cannery, 2801 Leavenworth Street, San Francisco

Symposium
From Taylorism to Tailor Made
A bridge between two cultures

The role of craftsmanship, as seen from both the US and Italian perspective, in the future of production systems. How design, craftsmanship and technology will contribute to the new economy of beauty.

Beauty and tech, a new vision of design, a new way of education.

SUNDAY JUNE 23rd

2:00 p.m. – Singularity University

Workshop by invitation
Design will own the Future
Beauty and tech, a new vision of design, a new way of education.

A workshop with students and professionals comparing how artisanal innovative companies and “makers”, both in the Milan Hinterland and in Silicon Valley are innovating and creating products and services.

From Made in Italy to Make in Italy

MONDAY JUNE 24th

6.30 p.m. – Academy of Art University – The Cannery, 2801 Leavenworth Street, San Francisco

Workshop and exhibition opening
From Made in Italy to Make in Italy
Designers and entrepreneurs present and illustrate innovative Italian based companies that use innovation, beauty and design to improve their success in the market.